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bridgehead

Definitions of bridgehead
1

n a defensive post at the end of a bridge nearest to the enemy

Type of:
post, station
the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand

n an area in hostile territory that has been captured and is held awaiting further troops and supplies

“an attempt to secure a bridgehead behind enemy lines”
Synonyms:
foothold
Types:
airhead
a bridgehead seized by airborne troops
beachhead
a bridgehead on the enemy's shoreline seized by an amphibious operation
Type of:
combat area, combat zone
a military area where combat forces operate

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