army brat


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army brat

n.
The child of a member, typically a career officer or enlisted person, of the US Army.
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Noun1.army brat - the child of a career officer of the United States Armyarmy brat - the child of a career officer of the United States Army
child, kid - a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age; "they had three children"; "they were able to send their kids to college"
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