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1 : the body of yeomen; specifically : the body of small landed proprietors of the middle class. 2 : a British volunteer cavalry force created from yeomen in 1761 as  ...

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A British volunteer cavalry force organized in 1761 to serve as a home guard and later incorporated into the Territorial Army. American Heritage® Dictionary of ...

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a British volunteer cavalry force organized in 1761 for home defense later incorporated into the Territorial Army. Full Definitions of yeomanry. 1. n class of small ...

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Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences, English to English reference ... 1.1(In Britain) a volunteer cavalry force raised from the yeomanry (1794–1908).

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yeomanry (plural yeomanries). A class of small freeholders who cultivated their own land. [quotations ▽]. Bancroft. The enfranchised yeomanry began to feel an  ...

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The perpetuation of a sturdy and independent yeomanry is one of the best guarantees we have for the perpetuation of democracy; and my faith is that ...

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Definition of yeomanrynoun in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms ...

yeomen collectively.
a British volunteer cavalry force, formed in 1761, originally composed largely of yeomen, that became part of the British Territorial Army in 1907.
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Yeomanry is a designation used by a number of units or sub-units of the British Army Reserve, descended from volunteer cavalry regiments. Today, Yeomanry ... More »
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