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

- veteran (from Latin vetus, meaning "old") is a person who has had long service or experience in a particular occupation or field. A military veteran is...
- Atomic veterans are military veterans who were exposed to ionizing radiation during their active service. The global cohort includes thousands of American...
- This is a list of the last World War I veterans to die by country. The last living veteran of World War I (28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918) was Florence...
- This is an incomplete list of the last surviving veterans of American wars. The last surviving veteran of any particular war, upon his death, marks the...
- Veteran (Hangul: 베테랑; RR: Beterang) is a 2015 South Korean action comedy film written and directed by Ryoo Seung-wan. It drew 13.4 million admissions...
- This a chronological list of the last surviving veterans of military insurgencies, conflicts and wars around the world. The listed wars span from the 13th...
- criticized for his comments mocking the Republican congressional candidate and veteran Dan Crenshaw, who wears an eye patch because of an injury from the War...
- Borradaile. WWI veteran awarded in 1998 Mr. Henry John Lawrence Botterell. WWI veteran awarded in 1998 Mr. Frank Bourne. WWI veteran awarded in 1998 George...
- A veteran is a person who has served in the armed forces. Veteran or Veterans or The Veteran may also refer to: Veteran tree, trees of distinction due...
- Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a federal Cabinet-level agency that provides near-comprehensive healthcare services to eligible military veterans at VA...
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