March·ing a. & n., fr. March, v.
Marching money Mil., the additional pay of officer or soldier when his regiment is marching.
In marching order Mil., equipped for a march.
Marching regiment. Mil. (a) A regiment in active service. (b) In England, a regiment liable to be ordered into other quarters, at home or abroad; a regiment of the line.
March, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Marched p. pr. & vb. n. Marching.]
1. To move with regular steps, as a soldier; to walk in a grave, deliberate, or stately manner; to advance steadily.
2. To proceed by walking in a body or in military order; as, the German army marched into France.
n : the act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially
in a procession of some kind); "it was a long march"; "we
heard the sound of marching" [syn: march]