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To live is to go on a journey; to die is to come back home.
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Etymology

From Old French armée (French armée), from Proto-Romance armata, a noun taken from the past participle of [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] armare (to arm).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
army

Plural
armies

army (armies)
  1. A large, highly organized military force concerned mainly with ground operations
    The army was sent in to quell the uprising.
  2. The governmental agency in charge of the nation's army.
    The army opposed the legislature's involvement.
  3. Any large group of people or sometimes animals working toward the same purpose.
    It took an army of accountants to uncover the fraud.
    Our house is being attacked by an army of ants.

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