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military service

Definition of military service

  1. :  time spent serving in the army, navy, air force, etc.



Word by Word Definitions

militaryplay
  1. :  of or relating to soldiers, arms, or war

    :  of or relating to armed forces

    :  of or relating to ground or sometimes ground and air forces as opposed to naval forces

  1. :  military persons

    :  army officers

    :  armed forces

serviceplay
  1. :  the occupation or function of serving

    :  employment as a servant

    :  the work performed by one that serves

  1. : :  to perform services for: as

    :  to repair or provide maintenance for

    :  to meet interest and sinking fund payments on (as government debt)

  1. :  of or relating to the armed services

    :  used in serving or supplying

    :  intended for hard or everyday use

  1. :  an Old World tree (Sorbus domestica) resembling the related mountain ashes but having larger flowers and larger edible fruit

    :  a related Old World tree (S. torminalis) with bitter fruits


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