Definition of 'military'
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There he trained native doctors and gained vital knowledge about military medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are moments when military force can change crises for the better. Times, Sunday Times (2016)University was a way of avoiding compulsory military service. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The island is still technically an operational military base. Smithsonian Mag (2017)One advantage of cyberwarfare over conventional military action is that it can be precisely targeted and bloodless. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One served in the military and worked at the post office, the other was a janitor. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This could have paved the way for a British military plan to kick into action. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Thailand has long been known as a base for international crime operations and the military government has been determined to crack down on passport forgery in particular. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It had become'the most egregious fiscal and military country in the world '. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Britain is increasing its presence on the ground to 500 military personnel, most of them involved in training. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Others worry most about the military applications of artificial intelligence. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our military are a force for good across the world. The Sun (2008)This protected him from being called up for military service. Christianity Today (2000)Russian military helicopters and army vehicles accompanied the convoy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Smart command is more important than smart weapons in almost any military operation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Military personnel were called in to join the search for survivors. Times, Sunday Times (2007)None has aspired to any political office or served in the military. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This had not been an attack on military targets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Two reserve tank bases and military tunnel networks are left in ruins. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was able to return to his country and his military duties. Self-Hypnosis (1994)Yesterday a liberal group released an advertisement opposing military action. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The lecture theatre resembles something akin to the headquarters of a military operation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)British naval and military forces were far too small to put up more than token resistance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is not just a problem for the military and security services. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Did this action increase or decrease the overall quality of military personnel? Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Before that he served in the military. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Almost half back military intervention on humanitarian grounds and a clear majority support help for refugees regardless of their country of origin. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The two wars are stretching British military resources to the limit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is not about military action, plainly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)After training as a reserve officer in the army during military service, he signed up for a degree in business administration combined with an apprenticeship. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'military'
British English: military /ˈmɪlɪtərɪ; -trɪ/ ADJECTIVE
Military means relating to a country's armed forces.
Military action may become necessary.
- American English: military
- Arabic: عَسْكَرِيٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: militar
- Chinese: 军事的
- Croatian: vojni
- Czech: vojenský
- Danish: militær
- Dutch: militair
- European Spanish: militar
- Finnish: sotilas-
- French: militaire
- German: militärisch
- Greek: στρατιωτικός
- Italian: militare
- Japanese: 軍の
- Korean: 군대의
- Norwegian: militær
- Polish: militarny
- European Portuguese: militar
- Romanian: militar
- Russian: военный
- Spanish: militar
- Swedish: militär-
- Thai: ทางทหาร
- Turkish: askeri
- Ukrainian: військовий
- Vietnamese: thuộc quân đội
Definition of military from the Collins English Dictionary
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