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for Household troops
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Household \House"hold`\, a.
Belonging to the house and family; domestic; as, household
furniture; household affairs.
Household bread, bread made in the house for common use;
hence, bread that is not of the finest quality. [Obs.]
Household gods (Rom. Antiq.), the gods presiding over the
house and family; the Lares and Penates; hence, all
objects endeared by association with home.
Household troops, troops appointed to attend and guard the
sovereign or his residence.
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