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An attack made by troops coming out from a position of defence
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“Their sortie netted the two machineguns and eight prisoners.”
A short trip for pleasure
“… an occasional sortie to the city to rummage through some of its numerous used-book stores.”
An operational flight by a single military aircraft
“I was on a short, night sortie to reset my landing currency before we pulled into Singapore.”
A sustained fight or conflict, especially between large organized armed forces
A sudden quick movement
A sudden occurrence of something unwelcome, such as war or disease
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A wide search over an area in order to obtain something, especially food or provisions
Come out from a defensive position to make an attack
To emerge from a narrow place like a defile into open country or a wider space
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