Unformatted text preview: lorries [British] motor trucks. Lycurgus real or legendary Spartan lawgiver of about the 9th century B.C. mantilla a woman's scarf, as of lace, worn over the hair and shoulders. mess-tin the compactly arranged metal plates and eating utensils carried by a soldier for use in the field; sometimes also referred to as mess kit or mess gear. misere ouverte an open discussion of hardship. morphia morphine, a bitter, white or colorless, crystalline narcotic alkaloid derived from opium and used in medicine to relieve pain. munition-columns narrow lines of soldiers accompanying artillery to the front....
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- Fall '08
- latrine poles poles, German military decoration, quickly. Iron Cross, legendary Spartan lawgiver, compactly arranged metal