garrison

a small military force that permanently occupies and protects a fort or fortified city

garrison

  1. a fortified military post where troops are stationed
  2. United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879)
  3. the troops who maintain and guard a fortified place

Garrison

Garrison (various spellings) (from the French garnison, itself from the verb garnir, `to equip`) is the collective term for a body of troops stationed in a particular location, originally to guard it, but now often simply using it as a home base. The garrison is usually in a city, town, fort, castle or similar. `Garrison town` is a common expr...
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garrison

[n] - United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879) 2. [n] - the troops who maintain and guard a fortified place 3. [n] - a fortified military post where troops are stationed 4. [v] - station in a fort or garrison, as of troops
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Garrison

• (v. t.) To place troops in, as a fortification, for its defense; to furnish with soldiers; as, to garrison a fort or town. • (v. t.) To secure or defend by fortresses manned with troops; as, to garrison a conquered territory. • (n.) A fortified place, in which troops are quartered for its security. • (n.) A body of troops stat...
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garrison

noun a fortified military post where troops are stationed
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Garrison

[architecture] A garrison is an architectural style of house, typically two stories with the second story overhanging in the front. The traditional ornamentation is four carved drops (pineapple, strawberry or acorn shape) below the overhang. Garrisons usually have an exterior chimney at the end. Older versions have casement windows with sma...
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Garrison

[Metro-North station] It is known for its sweeping views of West Point across the river. ==Platform and track configuration== This station has two high-level side platforms each six cars long. The western platform, adjacent to Track 2, is generally used by southbound trains. The eastern platform, adjacent to Track 1, is generally used by no...
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Garrison

[name] Garrison is both a surname and a given name. Notable people with the name include: Surname: Given name: Fictional characters: ...
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Garrison

Gar'ri·son noun [ Middle English garnisoun , French garnison garrison, in Old French & Middle English also, provision, munitions, from garnir to garnish. See Garnish .] (Mil.) (a) A body of troops stationed in a fort or fortified town. (b) A fortifi...
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Garrison

Gar'ri·son transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Garrisoned ; present participle & verbal noun Garrisoning .] (Mil.) (a) To place troops in, as a fortification, for its defense; to furnish with soldiers; as, to ...
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garrison

A body of troops stationed in a fort or fortified town. ... A fortified place, in which troops are quartered for its security. In garrison, in the condition of a garrison; doing duty in a fort or as one of a garrison. ... Origin: OE. Garnisoun, F. Garnison garrison, in OF. & OE. Also, provision, munitions, from garnir to garnish. See Garnish. ....
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Garrison

Garrison is an English name for boys. The meaning is `stronghold` The name Garrison is most commonly given to American boys. The name sounds like: Carson, Karson, Gerson, Grayson, Greyson See also: Garson
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garrison

in addition to the traditional meaning, an adjective referring to not being deployed or deployable, such as buildings at a unit's home base.
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Garrison

the soldiers who manned and occupied a castle or fort
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Garrison

the soldiers who manned and occupied a castle or fort
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garrison

unit of troops used to guard a particular place
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