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military

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 of or relating to the armed services
  • the colonel testified that revealing any more information at the public hearing would have required giving away military secrets

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2 of, relating to, or suitable for war or a warrior
  • after returning from the war, the college president very unsuccessfully tried to impose military discipline on the students

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military

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of military (Entry 2 of 2)

the combined army, air force, and navy of a nation
  • some would insist that the military's budget is still inadequate

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The first known use of military was in the 15th century

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“Military.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/military. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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