grenadier

  1. an infantryman equipped with grenades
  2. deep-sea fish with a large head and body and long tapering tail

Grenadier

A grenadier (from French, derived from the word grenade) was originally a specialized soldier, first established as a distinct role in the mid-to-late 17th century, for the throwing of grenades and sometimes assault operations. At that time grenadiers were chosen from the strongest and largest soldiers. By the 18th century, the throwing of grenade...
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Grenadier

• (n.) A bright-colored South African grosbeak (Pyromelana orix), having the back red and the lower parts black. • (n.) Any marine fish of the genus Macrurus, in which the body and tail taper to a point; they mostly inhabit the deep sea; -- called also onion fish, and rat-tail fish. • (n.) Originaly, a soldier who carried and threw g...
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grenadier

1. Originaly, a soldier who carried and threw grenades; afterward, one of a company attached to each regiment or battalion, taking post on the right of the line, and wearing a peculiar uniform. In modern times, a member of a special regiment or corps; as, a grenadier of the guard of Napoleon I. One of the regiment of Grenadier Guards of the British...
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grenadier

rattail noun deep-sea fish with a large head and body and long tapering tail
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Grenadier

[anime] Location in the Tucson metropolitan area ...
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Grenadier

Gren`a·dier' noun [ French grenadier. See Grenade .] 1. (Mil.) Originaly, a soldier who carried and threw grenades; afterward, one of a company attached to each regiment or battalion, taking post on the right of the line, and wearing a peculiar uniform. In modern times, a member of ...
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Grenadier

A Grenadier was originally an 18th century soldier specially trained for throwing grenades.
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grenadier

any of about 300 species of abundant deep-sea fishes of the family Macrouridae found along the ocean bottom in warm and temperate regions. The ...
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Grenadier

Elite infantryman.
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Grenadier

Grenadier is a variety of apple.
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Grenadier

Series of 4x4 armoured vehicles, Mowag [SZ]
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grenadier

soldier particularly selected and trained to hurl grenades. The earliest grenadiers (late 16th century) were not organized in special units, but by ... [1 related articles]
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Grenadier

The USS Grenadier was an American Tambor Class cruiser type submarine of 1475 tons displacement launched in 1941. the USS Grenadier was powered by diesel engines providing a top speed of 22 knots surfaced and carried a complement of 55. She was armed with one 3 inch anti-aircraft gun; two anti-aircraft machine-guns; six bow 21 inch torpedo tubes an...
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Grenadier

traditional term for heavy infantry, adopted during World War II from mid-war onward as a morale-building honorific often indicative of low-grade formations.
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Grenadier

traditional term for heavy infantry, adopted during WWII from mid-war onward as a morale-building honorific often indicative of low-grade formations.
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grenadier

[n] - an infantryman equipped with grenades 2. [n] - deep-sea fish with a large head and body and long tapering tail
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