What does the word regiment mean?

Usage examples for regiment

  1. " The regiment has come up, I fancy," said Kenneth. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  2. We were under a heavy artillery fire for about two hours, and our Regiment lost one officer and twelve men. – History of the 159th Regiment, N.Y.S.V. by Edward Duffy
  3. It takes all that to make any mounted regiment, however educated your material. – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer