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Definition of the noun advance guard
What does advance guard mean as a name of something?
- a unit or units leading the way of advancing or marching troops, guarding them from ambushes, reconnoitering and pursuing the enemy, etc.
- synonym: avant-guard
- an individual soldier in the same role.
- synonym: vanguard
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by I. M. Datz
Advance Guard. An advance guard is a detachment sent ...
The advance guard is a security force provided by the main body. It operates to the front of the ...
by Cyril Glassé, Huston Smith
it is the last of the stages where the advance guard of the mass of believers meets the rear guard of the elect.
by John Eatwell
On 3d February 1848, eighty-nine chosen men were despatched from Havre as the “first advance guard” of the multitudes who were ...
by Sir Robert Harry Inglis Palgrave
On 3d February 1848, eighty-nine chosen men were despatched from Havre as the "first advance guard" of the multitudes who were ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
elderly, old advanced university student post-graduate advance guard van, vanguard advancement furtherance, headway, improvement, progress, promotion, step advance money forward, lend advance notice forecast, forewarn, indication, ...
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- Advance Guard
Wasp at Lake Lotus Park.
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- The advance guard in the trenches
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- Advance Guard Terracotta Warriors Xian
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- Advance guard, Vaisakhi parade
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- Advance Guard - Three Miles South of Marfa
Title: Advance Guard - Three Miles South of Marfa
Date: ca. 1916-1917
Part Of: American border troops and the Mexican Revolution
Place: Presidio County, Texas
Physical Description: 1 photographic print (postcard): gelatin silver; postcard 9 x 14 cm...
- Police advance guard
On bicycles - of course
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- American White Pelicans and a duck advance guard
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- Steve Coulson from the Advance Guard
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- CC & Christine of the Advance Guard
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