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drillmaster

[ dril-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ ˈdrɪlˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər /
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noun

a person who trains others in something, especially routinely or mechanically.
Military. a person who instructs in marching drill.

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Origin of drillmaster

First recorded in 1865–70; drill1 + master
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British Dictionary definitions for drillmaster

drillmaster
/ (ˈdrɪlˌmɑːstə) /

noun

Also called: drill sergeant obsolete a military drill instructor
a person who instructs in a strict manner
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