Definition of 'reservist'
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Times, Sunday Times (2013)
All reservists are deployed at least once during their term of service.The Sun (2013)
The changes are aimed at raising the number of army reservists.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The MoD emphasised that the vast majority of employers loyally supported reservists working for them.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We are indebted to all those who serve as reservists, and to their employers who make such a commitment possible.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He also continued as a reservist for three years when he returned to the UK.The Sun (2011)
The tough trade-off is not between regular troops and reservists, but between manpower and technology.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The number of days a reservist served depended on the army's need for men and on the willingness of the reservists to volunteer for extra duty.The Tribes Triumphant (2006)
Negotiations are stalled, and yesterday the army mobilised more reservists; a sign that generals expect a lengthy campaign.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The operation posed many difficulties, not least handling the army reservists recalled from their jobs and homes in a cause opposed by large sections of the population.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
More people were also required with the ability to work in such a high-risk environment - a role that soldiers and reservists could fill.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2015)
ARMY reservists are being recruited so slowly it will take 38 years to get the service up to strength, figures claim.The Sun (2014)
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Definition of reservist from the Collins English Dictionary