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Definition of Military

Military
Military Mil"i*ta*ry, a. [L. militaris, militarius, from miles, militis, soldier: cf. F. militaire.] 1. Of or pertaining to soldiers, to arms, or to war; belonging to, engaged in, or appropriate to, the affairs of war; as, a military parade; military discipline; military bravery; military conduct; military renown. Nor do I, as an enemy to peace, Troop in the throngs of military men. --Shak. 2. Performed or made by soldiers; as, a military election; a military expedition. --Bacon. Military law. See Martial law, under Martial. Military order. (a) A command proceeding from a military superior. (b) An association of military persons under a bond of certain peculiar rules; especially, such an association of knights in the Middle Ages, or a body in modern times taking a similar form, membership of which confers some distinction. Military tenure, tenure of land, on condition of performing military service.
Military
Military Mil"i*ta*ry, n. [Cf. F. militaire.] The whole body of soldiers; soldiery; militia; troops; the army.

Meaning of Military from wikipedia

- A military is a heavily armed, highly organised force primarily intended for warfare, also known collectively as armed forces. It is typically officially...
- Military branch (also service branch or armed service) is according to common standard the subdivision of the national armed forces of a sovereign nation...
- Military ranks or Military leadership are a system of hierarchical relationships in armed forces, police, intelligence agencies or other institutions organized...
- the military are children (defined by the Convention on the Rights of the Child as people under the age of 18) who are ****ociated with military organisations...
- Military science is the study of military processes, institutions, and behavior, along with the study of warfare, and the theory and application of organized...
- A military uniform is a standardised dress worn by members of the armed forces and paramilitaries of various nations. Military dress and styles have gone...
- Military personnel are members of the state's armed forces. Their roles, pay, and obligations differ according to their military branch (army, navy, marines...
- A military junta (/ˈhʊntə, ˈdʒʌn-/) is a government led committee of military leaders. The term junta means "meeting" or "committee" and originated in...
- Military commissariat is a military institution in some European counties. Military commissariat (Russian: Военный комиссариат), abbreviated as voyenkomat...
- A military hospital is a hospital that is owned and operated by the armed forces. They are often reserved for the use of military personnel and their...
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