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drill team

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noun

a group trained, especially for exhibition purposes, in precision marching, the manual of arms, etc.

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Nearby words

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Origin of drill team

First recorded in 1925–30
Also called drill corps.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for drill team

  • They stood in drill-team ranks, moving and shouting abuse in perfect unison.

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