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"Advanced Guard" is a composition.
- music by Yōko Shimomura
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Answering at Once the Purposes of Rhyming, Spelling, and Pronouncing. On a Plan Not Hitherto Attempted ... To which is Prefixed a Copious Introduction to the Various Uses of the Work ... and for the Purposes of Poetry is Added an Index of Allowable Rhymes by John Walker
The advanced guard, s. Watch; garrison ; distrićt of a town; custody; part of a lock; one under a guardian ; pronounced as warr'd, the apostrophized preterit of the verb te war, s. To act on the defensive, v, n. To adjudge ; to determine, v. a. Fore part, s. Towards the wind, ad. To godward is toward God, ad. A forester, s. Towards the wind, ad. Towards home, ad. To recompense, v. a. A recompense ; a punishment, f. The rear or last troop, s. The van; the front, s. One who manages another's ...
The Military Dictionary (1987)
advanced guard—(NATO) The leading element of an advancing force. The primary mission is to insure the uninterrupted advance of the main body. It has the following functions: a. To find and exploit gaps in the enemy's defensive system; b. To prevent the main body of the advancing force running blindly into enemy opposition; c. To clear away minor opposition or, if major opposition is met, to cover the deployment of the main body. advanced landing ...
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