Definition of Veteran. Meaning of Veteran. Synonyms of Veteran

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Definition of Veteran

Veteran
Veteran Vet"er*an, a. [L. veteranus, from vetus, veteris, old; akin to Gr. ? year, Skr. vatsara. See Wether.] 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. The insinuating eloquence and delicate flattery of veteran diplomatists and courtiers. --Macaulay.

Meaning of Veteran from wikipedia

- A veteran (from Latin vetus 'old') is a person who has significant experience (and is usually adept and esteemed) and expertise in a particular occupation...
- The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a Cabinet-level executive branch department of the federal government charged with providing life-long...
- veteran, often referred to as a military veteran or war veteran, is a person who has served in the armed forces. Veteran or Veterans or The Veteran may...
- Veterans Day (originally known as Armistice Day) is a federal holiday in the United States observed annually on November 11, for honoring military veterans...
- Department of Veterans' Affairs, Ministry of Veterans' Affairs, Department of Veterans Services, or the like, which oversees issues relating to veterans' affairs...
- Vietnam veteran is someone who served in the armed forces of parti****ting countries during the Vietnam War. The term has been used to describe veterans who...
- Veteran is the second studio album by American rapper JPEGMafia. It was released on January 19, 2018, by Deathbomb Arc. A music video for "Baby I'm Bleeding"...
- African-American veteran of the United States Army. A supercentenarian from New Orleans, Louisiana, he is the oldest known surviving American World War II veteran. Brooks...
- Veteran (Korean: 베테랑; RR: Beterang) is a 2015 South Korean action comedy film written and directed by Ryoo Seung-wan. It drew 13.4 million admissions...
- "Veteran of the Psychic Wars" is a song by the American hard rock band Blue Öyster Cult. It was written by Eric Bloom and British author Michael Moor****...