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Definitions of militate
To stand opposed; to operate against or act in opposition. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
To make war; to fight; to contend; - usually followed by against and with. Webster Dictionary DB
To be, or stand, opposed; operate; with against, to contend. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
To be a soldier, to fight: to contend: to stand opposed. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
To contend; be opposed. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
To operate unfavourably; to act in opposition, followed by against. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
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