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noun [countable]     march pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a walk by a group of soldiers in which each person matches the speed and movements of the others
    1. a.
      the distance to a place measured by the time that it takes soldiers to march there

      The camp was two days’ march away.

  2. 2
    a walk by a group of people to a place in order to protest about something

    a peace/protest march

    go on a march:

    We’re all going on the march against racism this Saturday.

  3. 3
    musicSound effect a piece of music with a strong beat that matches the steps taken by marching soldiers
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