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Heavies (The)

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means the heavy cavalry, which consists of men of greater build and height than Lancers and Hussars. (See Light Troops.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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