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Noun infantryman has 1 sense
  1. infantryman, marcher, foot soldier, footslogger - fights on foot with small arms
    --1 is a kind of soldier
    --1 has particulars:
     fusilier; grenadier, grenade thrower; doughboy; musketeer

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An infantryman is a soldier who serves in the infantry, the branch of an army that primarily engages in ground combat. They are trained to fight on foot and are essential for maintaining control over territories and executing military operations.

Senses and Usages

Sense 1: Soldier in the infantry

Example sentence: The infantryman bravely charged towards the enemy's position.

Example sentence: The infantryman's primary role is to close in on the enemy and engage in direct combat.

Sense 2: Member of a specific infantry unit

Example sentence: He proudly served as an infantryman in the renowned 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army.

Example sentence: The infantryman displayed exceptional teamwork during the training exercises.

Sense 3: Local interpretation

Example sentence: In the local history museum, you can find artifacts from the time when the town's young men were called to become infantrymen during the war.

Example sentence: The local community organized a parade to honor the brave infantrymen who fought for their country.

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