Regular Army


Regular Army

The Regular Army is a name given to the permanent force of a country's army that is maintained during peacetime.

Countries that use the term include:

* Australian Army
* Indian Army
* Nepal Army
* New Zealand Army
* Singapore Army
* Sri Lanka Army
* British Army (United Kingdom)
* United States Army


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  • Regular Army — n. the permanent, or standing, army of the United States; the United States Army: cf. ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES …   English World dictionary

  • regular army — noun a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑army, ↑ground forces • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Regular Army — The part of the Armed Forces maintained as a permanent establishment for service on land in both war and peace. As used in a benefit certificate providing that, if the insured shall engage in the occupation of a soldier in the regular army in… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Regular Army — the permanent army maintained in peace as well as in war; the standing army: one of the major components of the Army of the United States. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • Regular Army — permanent standing army of a country or state …   English contemporary dictionary

  • regular army — /rɛgjələr ˈami/ (say regyuhluhr ahmee) noun a permanently organised military force maintained by a nation in peace as well as in war; standing army …   Australian English dictionary

  • Regular Army (United States) — Please see Regular Army (disambiguation) for countries other than the United States that use this term The United States Regular Army is the permanent force of the United States Army that is maintained during peacetime, as opposed to those… …   Wikipedia

  • Regular Army (disambiguation) — The Regular Army is a name given to the permanent force of a country s army that is maintained during peacetime.Countries that use the term include:* Australian Army * Indian Army * New Zealand Army * British Army (United Kingdom) * United States …   Wikipedia

  • List of United States Regular Army Civil War Units — Infantry= *1st U.S. Infantry Regiment *2nd U.S. Infantry Regiment *3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment *4th U.S. Infantry Regiment *5th U.S. Infantry Regiment *6th U.S. Infantry Regiment *7th U.S. Infantry Regiment *8th U.S. Infantry Regiment *9th U.S.… …   Wikipedia

  • in regular army service — in mandatory army service …   English contemporary dictionary


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