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Synonyms for advance guard

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  1. advance guard(noun)

    vanguard, avant-guard

  2. advance guard(noun)

    a unit or units leading the way of advancing or marching troops, guarding them from ambushes, reconnoitering and pursuing the enemy, etc.

    avant-guard, vanguard

  3. advance guard(noun)

    an individual soldier in the same role.

    avant-guard, vanguard


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