outpost


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Synonyms for outpost

a station in a remote or sparsely populated location

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a settlement on the frontier of civilization

a military post stationed at a distance from the main body of troops

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An Outpost of Progress" is the lightest part of the loot I carried off from Central Africa, the main portion being of course "The Heart of Darkness.
On the eighteenth and nineteenth of November, the army advanced two days' march and the enemy's outposts after a brief interchange of shots retreated.
I have been at the outposts today and it is impossible to say where his chief forces are situated," said Prince Andrew.
For the second day in a row, Israeli occupation forces continue to close the entrances of Beita village near Nablus, northern West Bank, following violent clashes that lasted for hours yesterday over the establishment of a new settlement outpost in the village.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) did not spare a barangay outpost in Pasay City from its ongoing campaign to rid the streets of obstructions and ease the flow of traffic.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 15 (ANI): Two people were injured after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Sardar Tara Singh's car rammed into a police outpost in Mumbai's Bhandup area.
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and Frazier Healthcare Partners today announced the formation of Outpost Medicine, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of new treatments of urologic and gynecologic diseases and disorders.
com)-- AS Outpost a leading, global paracord supplier, today announced its entering into the premium paracord market with 100 ft hanks and a guarantee that is sure to rock the industry and make a great deal of paracord retailers review their customer satisfaction policies.
The training was provided by RD the Rugged Dude, who is a well-known expert in camp outpost operations.
The incidents started when civilian and unarmed demonstrators protested a military outpost that is under construction in Lice.
Those two new outposts are planned for the young families where the Tzofin North outpost had an authorised plan to accommodate 1,200 housing units as per Plan No 149/2, announced Peace Now.
Peace now movement said the first outpost is in North Tzofim, located outside the built up area of the Tzofim settlement in the Samaria region.
Israel's Supreme Court orders a West Bank settlers' outpost built on private Palestinian land to be dismantled, rejecting a government compromise with the settlers that would have allowed them to stay put for another three years.
The decision to set up a task force was taken after heavy pressure from the settler lobby and right-wing activists following the demolition in early September of three structures in Migron outpost near the West Bank city of Ramallah.
HAKKARI, Jun 20, 2010 (TUR) -- The number of soldiers who were killed in a terrorist attack on a military outpost in the southeastern province of Hakkari rose to 11.