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Definition of Combat

Combat
Combat Com"bat (? or ?; 277), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Combated; p. pr. & vb. n. Combating.] [F. combattre; pref. com- + battre to beat, fr. L. battuere to strike. See Batter.] To struggle or contend, as with an opposing force; to fight. To combat with a blind man I disdain. --Milton. After the fall of the republic, the Romans combated only for the choice of masters. --Gibbon.
Combat
Combat Com"bat, v. t. To fight with; to oppose by force, argument, etc.; to contend against; to resist. When he the ambitious Norway combated. --Shak. And combated in silence all these reasons. --Milton. Minds combat minds, repelling and repelled. --Goldsmith. Syn: To fight against; resist; oppose; withstand; oppugn; antagonize; repel; resent.

Meaning of Combat from wikipedia

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- The Combat Action Ribbon (colloquially "CAR"), is a United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, and United States Coast Guard military decoration awarded...
- The Army Combat Uniform (ACU), also known as the Airman Combat Uniform (ACU) in the Air Force, and its flame-****ant variant, the Flame-Resistant Army...
- United States Armed Forces, distinguishes an award for heroism or valor in combat instead of for meritorious service or achievement. The decorations with...
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