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Veteran

Vet´er`an   Pronunciation: vĕt´ẽr`an
a.1.Long exercised in anything, especially in military life and the duties of a soldier; long practiced or experienced; as, a veteran officer or soldier; veteran skill.
n.1.One who has been long exercised in any service or art, particularly in war; one who has had much experience, or has grown old or decrepit in service.
Noun1.veteran - a serviceman who has seen considerable active service; "the veterans laughed at the new recruits"
Synonyms: veteran soldier
2.veteran - a person who has served in the armed forces
Synonyms: ex-serviceman, vet
3.veteran - an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service
Adj.1.veteran - rendered competent through trial and experience; "troops seasoned in combat"; "a seasoned traveler"; "veteran steadiness"; "a veteran officer"
Synonyms: seasoned
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