military science

noun

Definition of military science

: the principles of military conflict

Examples of military science in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web McDermott flew Army choppers in the Vietnam War, and later taught military science at the University of Montana. Paige Williams, The New Yorker, 28 Mar. 2022 Now, reports Joe Heim for the Washington Post, researchers have identified the building, which most recently housed the university’s military science department, as one of the first schools for black children in the Americas. Isis Davis-marks, Smithsonian Magazine, 3 Mar. 2021 Since its 2001 release, the military science fiction video game has sold more than 82 million copies worldwide and grossed more than $6 billion in lifetime total sales revenue. Bryan Alexander, USA TODAY, 30 Jan. 2022 Andreason, who teaches military science at South Medford High School, said his recruits agree to spend about a weekend training each month and can be deployed if their unit is called to serve anywhere in the world. oregonlive, 28 Aug. 2021 Strahovski, who stars in the military science fiction film opposite Chris Pratt, sported a full-length white turtleneck gown that hugged her bump. Katie Campione, PEOPLE.com, 1 July 2021 Space Marines, the staple of military science fiction, will probably remain fiction for the foreseeable future. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 22 June 2021 Yeh graduated in 1960 with a BS in electrical engineering, with a focus in military science. Tom Mullaney, Quartz, 29 May 2021 David Mast, an assistant professor of military science at the University of Dayton’s ROTC program. Sue Kiesewetter, The Enquirer, 21 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of military science

circa 1830, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of military science was circa 1830

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18 Apr 2022

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“Military science.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/military%20science. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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