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Definition of garrison verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

garrison

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˈɡærəsn//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they garrison
 
he / she / it garrisons
 
past simple garrisoned
 
-ing form garrisoning
 
 
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to put soldiers in a place in order to defend it from attack garrison something Two regiments were sent to garrison the town. garrison somebody + adv./prep. 100 soldiers were garrisoned in the town.
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