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sortie

sor·tie

sortie

 
pronunciation:
sor ti
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an assault made by a besieged military force against its attackers.
definition 2: the flying of an aircraft on a combat mission.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: sortied, sortieing, sorties
definition: to go on a sortie.