military reserve

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Noun1.military reserve - armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergencymilitary reserve - armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency
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"
reservist - a member of a military reserve
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Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Thursday said the Duterte administration 'envisions' the use of the military reserve force and graduates of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) in the country's fight against local terrorism.
On February 2, 2018, Daines sponsored the Military Reserve Jobs Act, legislation to increase employment opportunities for members of the National Guard and Reserve by extending eligibility for veterans preference points to those seeking employment with the federal government.
Manila: President Rodrigo Duterte has warned he might order the mobilisation of the country's military reserve force if threats to the country persist.
Under the Allegiant Honors program US active duty military, retired military veterans, members of the National Guard, military reserve, and their dependents are eligible for free services when they fly Allegiant.
The author is a computer engineer and an officer in the French military reserve.
She also built a cooperative relationship with the base's 163rd Reconnaissance Wing (an Air National Guard unit) and the California State Military Reserve while hosting monthly social events for military spouses and their families.
The current site consists of 147 hectares of land situated at the Fort Bonifacio Military reserve.
The Ministers also discussed a bill on exempting industrialists and entrepreneurs in industrial cities whose licenses expired from renewal fees, and approved a memo on dispensing the wages of state employees summoned for military reserve services who failed to provide documents regarding their due wages until their status is settled.
Additionally, the PM directed to mobilise funds and material resources needed to summon the military reserve force so that they contribute to securing the forthcoming elections, bearing in mind that security forces are entrusted with safeguarding public order and tracking down terrorists.
So far the operation has been limited to distant air and naval strikes, although Tel Aviv has said a land campaign is possible and has called up 40,000 personnel from its military reserve force.
Gethin reveals he has decided to join the military reserve force himself.
The Joint Reserve Force oversees the administration of the military reserve program at DLA.

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