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SOLDIER. A military man; a private in the army.
     2. The constitution of the United States, amend. art. 3, directs that no soldier shall, in time of peace, be quartered in any house, without the 'consent of the owner; nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Being able to speak another language may translate into more money for some military people, including those who do not perform language duties.
He entertained more than 12 million military people during 700 trips in the United States, the North Atlantic, Caribbean, Europe, North Africa, Middle East, Pacific and Southeast Asia.
``One of our military people who was there said their spirits were good - they were glad to be home.''
It is an alliance of civilian, active duty and retired military people, and is the only organisation concentrating on military personnel issues full-time.
General Sir Charles Guthrie, Chief of Defence Staff, said that, as military people, it is preferable to have "as many options as you possibly can".
National service is, of course, popular among neoliberals, but what surprised me was how many military people I talked to proposed it--indeed were passionate about it.
Do not be surprised if others are military people, he said.
The association has joined B&Bs for Vets, a programme to recognise active and retired military people for their service, by offering free rooms.
civilians and military people in the attacks was a proof of that.
Armed Forces Minister Bob Ainsworth said: "We've all heard of the instances of military people being discriminated against.
The state began July 1 making financial assistance available to eligible residents of Florida who are dependents of military people in the reserve components.

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