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1. platoon

noun. ['pləˈtuːn'] a military unit that is a subdivision of a company; usually has a headquarters and two or more squads; usually commanded by a lieutenant.

Synonyms

  • company

Antonyms

  • offense
  • defense

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Example sentences of the word platoon


1. Noun, singular or mass
A junior gunnery sergeant may serve with a platoon rather than a full company.

2. platoon

noun. ['pləˈtuːn'] a team of policemen working under the military platoon system.

Synonyms

  • police squad
  • section

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

3. platoon

noun. ['pləˈtuːn'] a group of persons who are engaged in a common activity.

Antonyms

  • alignment
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