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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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So far, soldiering has turned up only in aphids that at some point in their lives cluster in galls.
Fukatsu, for example, is working on the chemistry of soldiering. His lab has found a protein abundant in soldiers that they seem to inject into their quarry.