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Word of the Day – Jan. 23 – Anabasis

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Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Anabasis  (uh-NAB-us-sis)

Definition:

1. A going or marching up: advance, especially a military advance.

2. A difficult and dangerous military retreat.

Sample sentence: Reluctantly, the general ordered a hasty anabasis in the face of overwhelming opposing forces.

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