Definition of Conscription. Meaning of Conscription. Synonyms of Conscription

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Definition of Conscription

Conscription
Conscription Con*scrip"tion, n. [L. conscriptio: cf. F. conscription.] 1. An enrolling or registering. The conscription of men of war. --Bp. Burnet. 2. A compulsory enrollment of men for military or naval service; a draft.
Conscription
Conscription Con*scrip"tion, a. Belonging to, or of the nature of, a conspiration.

Meaning of Conscription from wikipedia

- Conscription, sometimes called the draft in the United States, is the mandatory enlistment of people in a national service, most often a military service...
- Conscription in South Korea has existed since 1957 and requires male citizens between the ages of 18 and 28 to perform compulsory military service. Women...
- Conscription in the United States, commonly known as the draft, has been emplo**** by the federal government of the United States in six conflicts: the...
- as a chosen job (volunteer) or as a result of an involuntary draft (conscription). Some nations (e.g., Mexico) require a specific amount of military service...
- There is at present no conscription in Canada. Conscription was implemented in Canada during the First and Second World Wars for men of military age and...
- France was the first modern nation state to introduce universal military conscription as a condition of citizenship. This was done in order to provide manpower...
- Conscription in Australia, or mandatory military service also known as National Service, has a controversial history dating back to the first years of...
- Conscription in Denmark (Danish: Værnepligt) is mandatory for all physically fit men over the age of 18, according to the Constitution of Denmark, §81...
- The Conscription Crisis of 1944 was a political and military crisis following the introduction of forced military service for men in Canada during World...
- The Federal Republic of Germany had conscription (Wehrpflicht) for male citizens between 1956 and 2011. On 22 November 2010, the German Minister of Defence...