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An infantryman of a special corps of the Greek army.
[Modern Greek évzonos, from Greek euzōnos, well-girded, dressed for exercise : eu-, well; see eu- + zōnē, girdle.]
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(Military) a soldier in an elite Greek infantry regiment
[C19: from Modern Greek, from Greek euzōnos literally: well-girt, from eu- + zōne girdle]
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a member of an elite infantry corps in the Greek army.
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