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French cavalerie from Italian cavalleria from cavaliere cavalier from Old Italian cavalier
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Middle French cavalerie, in turn from Italian cavalleria. Recorded in English from the 1540s.
Out of the blue, the cavalry comes to the rescue.
They might be the ones that sent the cavalry our way.
In less than two years he had taken his rank as one of the great cavalry leaders of history.
They were still firing, not at the cavalry which had disappeared, but at French infantry who had come into the hollow and were firing at our men.
If the Indians were renegades, surely they wouldn't want to take the time to track only two people - not with the cavalry on their trail.
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