Legionnaire


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Related to Legionnaire: French Foreign Legion, Roman legionnaire
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a member of the American Legion

a soldier who is a member of a legion (especially the French Foreign Legion)

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As a Roman soldier, a legionnaire was responsible for carrying his gear, which weighed as much as 90 pounds, and acted as the local police force and often served as a builder.
Stephen said: 'Living in Glasgow with a drug problem is far tougher than spending time with Legionnaires.
His analyses of the figures of the sailor and the legionnaire are especially rich, and the sexuality of the flaneur has never before been interrogated as it is here.
While 19 employees have tested positive for legionella, others have complained and been hospitalized for respiratory illnesses including pneumonia, asthma, and bronchitis -- ailments associated with Legionnaires Disease.
You can forget the romantic Beau Geste image of Legionnaires marching through the desert, a blistering sun on their back.
He called for improved transparency from Governor Rauner and his Administration in disclosing all new cases of Legionnaires disease and has urged the state to comply with all recommendations from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to prevent future outbreaks.
HEALTH chiefs warned last night that TWENTY people could die in the huge outbreak of Legionnaires disease.
Public Health Nurse Elise McKee of the Ventura County Public Health Department confirmed one case of Legionnaires, which must be reported, so far this year.
I often recall an old Foreign Legion movie which I think was satirically inclined, although by now I'm not quite sure, in which a sweaty and despairing officer turns to his equally sweaty and despairing Legionnaires, surveys the limitless sands around them, and announces, in confident tones: "Legion of the Lost--we're lost
USAA Bank Providing Co-branded Credit Card to Legionnaires
Brenda Fitzgerald about the Illinois Veterans Home (IVH) Quincy and the continued outbreaks of Legionnaires disease, which have taken the lives of 13 veterans and residents over the past three years.
com/flint-michigan-water-crisis-legionnaires-outbreak-killed-12-could-have-been-prevented-2552491)  Flint, Michigan Water Crisis: Legionnaires Outbreak That Killed 12 Could Have Been Prevented
Legionella pneumophila, the bacteria known to cause Legionnaires disease
LEGIONNAIRES disease could be transmitted from a car's windscreen wash, a study revealed today.