vemppa

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Finnish[edit]

(index ve)

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Noun[edit]

vemppa

  1. (military slang) A profile (U.S.), an Exemption from marching, combat and physical education (in the Finnish army).
    Varusmies sai kolme päivää vemppaa kipeän selän takia.
    The conscript got a three day profile due to his/her sore back.
  2. (military slang) A conscript exempted from such education (in the Finnish army).

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