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commando

com·man·do

commando

pronunciation:
k maen do
features:
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part of speech: noun
inflections: commandoes, commandos
definition 1: a small, specially trained military unit used for surprise assaults on enemy-held territory.
definition 2: a member of such a unit.
Word Parts
The word commando contains the following part:
mand Latin root that means give an order