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military academy

n
(Military) a training establishment for young officer cadets entering the army

mil′itary acad`emy


n.
1. a private school following some of the procedures of military life.
2. a school that trains people for military careers as officers.
Also called military school.
[1770–80, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.military academy - an academy for training military officersmilitary academy - an academy for training military officers
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
academy - a school for special training
United States Military Academy, US Military Academy - a school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Army
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My dear Brother-in-Law, - Please let me write again in Spanish, I cannot trust my English, and I am aware, from what your brother used to say, that army officers educated at the Military Academy of the United States are taught our tongue.
One of my deepest secrets was my West Point -- my military academy.
Allan, secured admission to the United States Military Academy at West Point.
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When he was a very young man he was in the Yankee military academy what you call West Point.
The incident, which occurred last April, left three military academy students dead of injuries sustained from the bombing caused by an improvised explosive device (IED) that targeted a bus carrying military academy students near Kafr El-Sheikh Stadium.
I look forward to sharing the Carson Long educational mission and experience for boys and how it prepares them for leadership and success in a global society," said David Pearson, President and CEO, Carson Long Military Academy.
Simon Chalk, head of the Military Academy at Northumberland College, said: "We have worked closely with the services to develop the academy and they are extremely supportive of its creation.
In the meantime, poet Recep Vayhi -- who had also learned Russian while in military academy -- began having his poems translated from Russian to Turkish published in magazines of the times.
The incident took place at the site in the Qargha district of Kabul which also houses a British-run military academy - dubbed "Sandhurst in the sand".
Brigadier Abdo Rabu al-Qushaibi was appointed as dean of the Higher Military Academy.
According to district administration, the area which belongs to the Military Academy as per revenue record but since long, it was left abandoned and now as per PMA authorities, due to security risk, PMA officials wants to cover the area however efforts will be made to redress the grievances of the people of the area.