reservist
noun Date: 1876 a member of a military reserve

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  • Reservist — Re*serv ist, n. A member of a reserve force of soldiers or militia. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reservist — Reservist, s. Reserve …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Reservist — Reservist, S. Reserve …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • reservist — n. A member of the reserves. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • reservist — ► NOUN ▪ a member of a military reserve force …   English terms dictionary

  • reservist — [ri zʉr′vist] n. a member of a country s military reserves …   English World dictionary

  • Reservist — A reservist is a person who is a member of a reserve military force. They are otherwise civilians, and in peacetime have careers outside the military. Reservists usually go for training on an annual basis to refresh their skills. This person is… …   Wikipedia

  • Reservist — Ein Reservist ist ein ehemaliger Soldat oder auch Ungedienter, der den Streitkräften eines Staates zusätzlich zu den aktiven Soldaten bei Bedarf für Wehrdienstleistungen zur Verfügung steht. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Geschichtliche Entwicklung 2… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • reservist — UK [rɪˈzɜː(r)vɪst] / US [rɪˈzɜrvɪst] noun [countable] Word forms reservist : singular reservist plural reservists a soldier who is not part of a country s permanent army, but who is trained to fight with the army if necessary …   English dictionary

  • Reservist — Reserve; Auswechselspieler; Ersatzmann * * * Re|ser|vist 〈[ vı̣st] m. 16〉 ausgebildeter u. entlassener Wehrpflichtiger, der außer zu Wehrübungen erst im Verteidigungsfall zur Verstärkung der Streitkräfte herangezogen wird [<frz. réserviste… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • reservist — noun Reservist is used after these nouns: ↑army …   Collocations dictionary

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