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Foreign Legion

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Noun

1. foreign legion

a military unit composed of foreign volunteers who serve the state

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Foreign Legion

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noun
a body of foreign volunteers serving in an army, esp that of France

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Foreign Legion

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1. 
a military force composed mainly of volunteers from foreign countries
2.  [F- L-]
such a French force, orig. based in N Africa

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Foreign Legion

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n.
A unit of a nation's army consisting primarily of foreign volunteers, often tasked with fighting wars in colonies.

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