Patriot

[American War of Independence] ...
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patriot

[n] - one who loves and defends his or her country
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patriot

Person who loves his or her country and supports and defends it. In colonial America, the revolutionaries who fought for independence of the colonies from Britain called themselves Patriots. Those...
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Patriot

Pa'tri·ot noun [ French patriote ; confer Spanish patriota , Italian patriotto ; all from Greek ... a fellow-countryman, from ... established by forefathers, from ... father. See Father .] One who loves his country, and zealously supports its authority and interests. Bp....
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Patriot

Pa'tri·ot adjective Becoming to a patriot; patriotic.
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patriot

nationalist noun one who loves and defends his or her country
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Patriot

• (a.) Becoming to a patriot; patriotic. • (n.) One who loves his country, and zealously supports its authority and interests.
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Patriot

(from the article `radar`) ...be rapidly changed from one direction to another. Satellite surveillance radars and long-range ballistic-missile-detection radars are examples ... In 1991, during the Persian Gulf War, Raytheon`s Patriot missile received great international exposure, resulting in a substantial increase in sales ... ...of...
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patriot

patriot, patriotic A person who loves and loyally or zealously supports his own country.
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Patriot

[Spanish American Independence] Patriots was the name the peoples of the Spanish America, who rebelled against French control during the Spanish American wars of independence, called themselves. They supported the principles of the Age of Enlightenment and sought to replace the existing governing structures with Juntas. At first they declar...
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Patriot

[American Revolution] Patriots (also known as Rebels, Revolutionaries, Congress-Men, or American Whigs) were those colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who violently rebelled against British control during the American Revolution and in July 1776 declared the United States of America an independent nation. Their rebellion was based on the pol...
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Patriot

Literally, a 'lover of country'. Often used in the eighteenth century as a label for those who disagreed with government policy, claiming that it was not in the national interest. Initially concerned with the perceived corruption of Sir Robert Walpole's regime, it became particularly linked to William Pitt the Elder, in his periods of opposition. T...
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