Synonyms of 'cadre'
a small group of people selected and trained to form the core of a political organization or military unitAn elite cadre of trained soldiers was standing by.
an all-female rock group called The Ladybirds
Local bands provide music for dancing.
He has the ability to get straight to the core of a problem.
an officer in the Army Medical Corps
The movement could become the nucleus of a new political party.
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in the sense of band
a group of musicians playing together, esp. on brass or percussion instrumentsLocal bands provide music for dancing.
in the sense of core
the central or essential part of somethingHe has the ability to get straight to the core of a problem.
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