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The meaning of Platoon

pləˈtuːn

Platoon – definition

noun

A subdivision of a company of soldiers, usually forming a tactical unit that is commanded by a subaltern or lieutenant and divided into three sections.

Usage examples:

The platoon commander
verb

(in south africa) apply the platoon system to (a school).

Usage examples:

It has been found necessary to platoon 14 schools
verb

Use the strategy of alternating (a pair of players or one player with another) in a specified field position in successive games.

Usage examples:

At catcher we platooned petralli and stanley
noun

A military unit consisting of a group of about 20 soldiers who are all members of a company

Platoon translation into English

Platoon: translate from English into Chinese

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排, 团

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Peloton, Peleton

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Section

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Zug

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दस्ता, पलटन, प्लाटून, पल्टून, दल, छोटा सैन्य-दल

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Plotone

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소대, 보병의 소대, 공병의 소대, 경관대의 소대, 한떼의 사람, 플러툰, 야구 따위에서 하나의 포지션을 교대로 지키는 복수의 선수, 하나의 포지션을 교대로 지키는 복수의 선수, 소대로 나누다, 하나의 포지션을 다른 선수와 교대로 지키다

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Взвод, Отряд, Группа, Полицейский отряд

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Pelotón

Word origin

mid 17th century: from French peloton ‘platoon’, literally ‘small ball’, diminutive of pelote .

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