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, meaning "old") is a person who had long service or experience in a particular occupation or field. A military veteran is a...
- 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...
- 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...
- Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a federal Cabinet-level agency that provides near-comprehensive healthcare services to eligible military veterans at VA...
- 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...
- Department of Veterans' Affairs, Ministry of Veterans' Affairs, Department of Veterans Services, or the like, which oversees issues relating to veterans' affairs...
- Veterans Day (originally known as Armistice Day) is a federal holiday in the United States observed annually on November 11, for honoring military veterans...
- This is a list of the last World War I veterans to die by country. The last living veteran of World War I was Florence Green, a British citizen who served...
- veterans 89 veterans 16 veterans 12 veterans 28 veterans 1 veteran 30 veterans 75 veterans 26 veterans 3 veterans 11 veterans 39 veterans 1 veteran 6...
- of known veterans of the First World War (28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918) who died in 2009 (7 veterans), 2010 (1 veteran), 2011 (2 veterans) and 2012...
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