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...
- 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...
- List of generations List of notable surviving veterans of World War II United States Submarine Veterans of World War II Brokaw, Tom (1998). The greatest...
- Veterans' affairs is an area of public policy concerned with relations between a government and its communities of military veterans. Some jurisdictions...
- An atomic veteran is a veteran who was exposed to ionizing radiation while present in the site of a nuclear explosion during his/her active duty. The U...
- 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, written by Eric Bloom and British author Michael Moor**** (creator...
- 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...
- United States military veteran suicide is an ongoing phenomenon regarding a reportedly high rate of suicide among U.S. military veterans, in comparison to...
- 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"...
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