regiment has definitions from the field of military
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[ noun ] (military) army unit smaller than a division

Used in print

(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)

Adam thought_of the hutments , regiment after regiment , row after row , the thousands of huts , stretching away into the night .

Adam thought_of the hutments , regiment after regiment , row after row , the thousands of huts , stretching away into the night .

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army_unit battalion

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[ verb ] subject to rigid discipline, order, and systematization

Examples

"regiment one's children"

Used in print

We are slowly being regimented to having everything packaged , whether we want it or not .

Related terms

control regimentation

3
[ verb ] (military) form into a regiment, of military personnel

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form

4
[ verb ] assign to a regiment, of soldiers

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delegate

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