universal military service

noun

Definition of universal military service

: a system under which all male citizens with some specified exceptions are required to serve a prescribed length of time in an active unit of the armed forces

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“Universal military service.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/universal%20military%20service. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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