MASH MASH, MASH M*A*S*H, n. (Mil.) An abbreviation for {Mobile Army Surgical Hospital}, consisting of the equipment and personnel required to perform emergency operations on injured soldiers, located in tents near the front lines of combat; as, he worked in the 25th MASH. [PJC]

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