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English Dictionary: janizary by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Janizary \Jan"i*za*ry\, n.; pl. {Janizaries}. [F. janissaire,
      fr. Turk. ye[?]i-tsheri new soldiers or troops.]
      A soldier of a privileged military class, which formed the
      nucleus of the Turkish infantry, but was suppressed in 1826.
      [written also {janissary}.]
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