olive-drab uniform


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Noun1.olive-drab uniform - military uniform of the United States Army; made from cloth of a dull olive color
military uniform - prescribed identifying uniform for soldiers
olive drab - a cloth of an olive-brown color used for military uniforms
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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and of knowledge of good and evil, too" (301) adds the further layer of associations, somewhat over determined by the appearance of crafty Milo, clad in olive-drab uniform, who entices Yossarian to eat of the chocolate-covered cotton.
Civilians may not always associate "vision" with olive-drab uniforms, but the idea is essential to soldiering.