Regiment – meaning of the word and examples

Military. a unit of ground forces, consisting of two or more battalions or battle groups, a headquarters unit, and certain supporting units. (Dictionary.com)

A large group of soldiers, or (more generally) any large number of things or people: (Cambridge Dictionary)

A permanent unit of an army typically commanded by a lieutenant colonel and divided into several companies, squadrons, or batteries and often into two battalions. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Archaic: governmental rule. (Merriam – Webster)

A military unit consisting usually of a number of battalions. (Merriam – Webster)

Examples

Regiment. Wikipedia. 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regiment

The Regiment of Princes.

https://www.bl.uk/collection-items/the-regiment-of-princes

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