Definition of Pelotons

1. Noun. (plural of peloton) ¹



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Definition of Pelotons

1. peloton [n] - See also: peloton

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pelotons

pelorian
pelorias
peloric
pelories
pelorism
pelorisms
peloro-
pelorus
peloruses
pelory
pelosity
pelota
pelotas
pelotherapy
peloton
pelotons (current term)
pels
pelt
pelt along
pelt down
pelt of the dog
pelta
peltae
peltas
peltast
peltasts
peltate
peltate leaf
peltated
peltately

Literary usage of Pelotons

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1. The Saturday Magazine (1841)
"These pelotons, when first formed, are about the size of a grain of millet; ... The natives gather these pelotons about the month of April or May, ..."

2. The United Service Magazine by Arthur William Alsager Pollock (1853)
"... that the regiments are divided into squadrons, two of which form a division under a field officer ; half squadrons and pelotons, which are again half of ..."

3. The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham by Arthur George Doughty, George William Parmelee (1902)
"On forma de tous les Canadiens des différents Gouvernements plusieurs petits pelotons qui furent placés en avant du Corps de batailles pour incommoder ..."

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