call-up


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call-up

(kôl′ŭp′)
n.
The act or an instance of summoning reserve military personnel to active service.

call′-up`



n.
1. an order to report for active military service.
2. a call or urging to service.
[1625–35]
Translations

call-up

[ˈkɔːlʌp]
A. N
1. (Mil) → llamada f al servicio militar; [of reserves] → movilización f; (= conscription) → servicio m militar obligatorio
2. (Sport) → convocatoria f
to get a call-up into a squadser convocado para jugar con un equipo
B. CPD call-up papers NPL (Mil) → notificación fsing de llamada a filas

call-up

[ˈkɔːlˌʌp] (Mil) nchiamata (alle armi)
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There is also a surprise call-up for Bath back-row forward Leroy Houston 11 years after he was first included in an Australia squad.
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We've said from the outset that we're here to support the British and Irish Lions should they need it and we're pleased to be able to do so now that four of our players have received call-ups," he said.