regimentals

Definitions

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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n regimentals the military uniform and insignia of a regiment
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Regimentals (Mil) The uniform worn by the officers and soldiers of a regiment; military dress; -- formerly used in the singular in the same sense.
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Quotations

  • Christopher Marlowe
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    “Nature that framed us of four elements, warring within our breasts for regiment, doth teach us all to have aspiring minds.”
  • W. S. Gilbert
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    “In enterprise of martial kind, when there was any fighting, he led his regiment from behind -- he found it less exciting.”
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    “A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter.”
  • Christopher Marlowe
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    “What are kings, when regiment is gone, but perfect shadows in a sunshine day?”

Usage

In literature:

The whole regiment was drawn up in parade order.
"With Frederick the Great" by G. A. Henty
Slowly, in silence, occasionally halting, regiment succeeded regiment, in perfect order, with heavy muffled tramp.
"The Drummer Boy" by John Trowbridge
The 71st Infantry Brigade on the left attacked with the 9th Norfolk Regiment and the 1st Leicestershire Regiment.
"A Short History of the 6th Division"
Fortunately the regimental chest is not empty, and all the officers have given a third of their pay, to help.
"Under Wellington's Command" by G. A. Henty
The tents of eight regiments dot the valley; but those of two regiments and a half only are occupied.
"The Citizen-Soldier" by John Beatty
Rejoined regiment to become Regimental Adjutant May 6th, 1919.
"The Delta of the Triple Elevens" by William Elmer Bachman
By the door was stationed a young officer in the uniform of the Fifth Regiment of the infantry of the line.
"The Eagle of the Empire" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
These signals are not used by units smaller than a regiment, except when such unit is independent or detached from its regiment.
"Infantry Drill Regulations, United States Army, 1911" by United States War Department
Infantry had refused pay for a year, unless the regiment could be treated as other regiments.
"History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Washington Williams
In our Seventy-seventh regiment, matters went on much the same as in other regiments of the corps.
"Three Years in the Sixth Corps" by George T. Stevens
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In poetry:

Sometimes they come in regiments,
By tens, by fives, by twos,
And sometimes even only one,
But yet the heart is due.
"Heart Thieves. I John, 3:18" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Tis Sesostris, lord of nations,
Victor of three continents,
Visiting the celebrations,
Priests, and pomps, and regiments.
"Lita of the Nile" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
Workers of the world, uniting
Thats the way to lose your chains.
Mighty regiments now are fighting
That no tyranny remains!
"Solidarity Song" by Bertolt Brecht
General Jones formed a junction with Colonel Campbell's Regiment,
And to enter by the Cashmere Gate they were bent;
And they advanced through the streets without delay,
And swept all before them through the gate without dismay.
"The Downfall of Delhi" by William Topaz McGonagall
"A lovely girl!" "Is that so? Where?" "Beside the window there."
"By Jove! I'd like to know her. She is divinely fair!"
Then both a little thoughtfully move on with some regret,
And now the entire regiment the lovely girl has met;
"The Kiss To The Flag" by John Lawson Stoddard
At times the temper of the troops had very nearly failed,
Especially amongst the Irish regiments who angry railed;
And they cried: " When will we get at them? Show us the way
That we may avenge the death of our comrades without delay"
"The Battle of Waterloo" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

They've been shooting at Dermot McEvoy's regiment for a while.
Lawmaker's resolution honors the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.
A few months before, during the Normandy campaign, Fuller had commanded a regiment in the 2nd Infantry Division.
When his regiment failed to reach its assigned objectives as ordered, Fuller was relieved of command.
The Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team fought bravely in eight major campaigns.
Protestant community regimented in death, too.
Brett Hyde, Tomb Sentinel, 3d US Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), maintains his vigil during Hurricane Sandy while guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va.
At the base camp of the Fifth Marine Regiment here, two sharpshooters, Sgt Eric Schrumpf, 28, and Cpl.
Brett Hyde, Tomb Sentinel, 3d US Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), keeps guard over the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier as Hurricane Sandy approaches.
It was difficult to know what could be expected this year from The Art Show at the Seventh Regiment Armory on Park Avenue.
Living a regimented lifestyle is nothing new to Klahowya senior Tracy Landram.
The McCords explained how they met in Kuwait while serving in the 3rd Cavalry Regiment, United States Army.
The 3rd US Infantry Regiment guards the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery.
Recent scholarship has led to re-examination of the 1913 show of modern art that was held at the 69th Regiment Armory in New York.
US troops from the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment patrol at dawn in Kandalay, Afghanistan.
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In science:

Both types of disorder break translational symmetry and prevent the formation of minibands, as occurs in regimented arrays of quantum dots.
Transport in random quantum dot superlattices
Electronic states in highly regimented QDs are adequately described within envelope-function approximation with a three dimensional Kronig-Penney model and the occurrence of miniband have been established .
Transport in random quantum dot superlattices
We have considered regimented and disordered 4 × 4 arrays of QDs to elucidate the effects of randomness.
Transport in random quantum dot superlattices
The size of the regimented QDs is dy × dz with dy = 8.0 nm and dz = 1.6 nm.
Transport in random quantum dot superlattices
The separation between centers in the regimented array is 14.0 and 6.8 nm along the Y and Z axes, respectively.
Transport in random quantum dot superlattices
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