Definition of 'phalanx'

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The club have a phalanx of players out on loan. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He quickly brought the show to an end and hurriedly left the stage, surrounded by a phalanx of burly bodyguards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)By the time the bombers arrived over their targets, their formations were still intact but the phalanx protecting them had dwindled alarmingly. Patrick Bishop FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)As she reached the bottom of the steps, surrounded by a phalanx of photographers, tears spilt from her eyes and she almost stumbled. Times, Sunday Times (2007)So the other day I left to go to my garage at 9am and there was a whole phalanx of photographers camped out. Times, Sunday Times (2007)

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