fusilier

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

French fusilier, from fusil.

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Noun[edit]

fusilier (plural fusiliers)

  1. An infantryman armed with a form of flintlock musket
  2. (Britain) A soldier in any of several regiments that once fought with such weapons
  3. a fish in family Caesionidae, related to snappers

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fy.zi.lje/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

fusilier m (plural fusiliers)

  1. rifleman

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