position in readiness

: location and condition in which troops are held prepared for prompt action as soon as the enemy's course of action is known

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“Position in readiness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/position%20in%20readiness. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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