military science


Definition of military science

: the principles of military conflict

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The keynote speaker at the noon special tribute ceremony will be Army Major Tim Jenkins, assistant professor of military science at John Carroll University. Jeff Piorkowski/special To,, "A curling gold medal for Shaker team; University Hts. parade happenings; more: Press Run," 11 May 2018 Old Man’s War and its sequels are his take on military science fiction, while last year’s Collapsing Empire was a new foray into space opera. Andrew Liptak, The Verge, "John Scalzi’s Head On is a murder mystery set in a robot fighting league," 17 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of military science

circa 1830, in the meaning defined above

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