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mo·bi·lize

 (mō′bə-līz′)
v. mo·bi·lized, mo·bi·liz·ing, mo·bi·liz·es
v.tr.
1. To assemble, prepare, or put into active service: mobilized the reserve troops.
2. To assemble, marshal, or coordinate for a purpose: mobilized young voters to support the progressive candidate; mobilized public outrage against the new law.
3. To release or make available, as cells or chemical substances: hormones that mobilize calcium from bones.
v.intr.
To become mobilized: troops mobilizing for war.

mo′bi·li·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

mobilization

1. The act of assembling and organizing national resources to support national objectives in time of war or other emergencies. See also industrial mobilization.
2. The process by which the Armed Forces or part of them are brought to a state of readiness for war or other national emergency. This includes activating all or part of the Reserve Components as well as assembling and organizing personnel, supplies, and materiel. Mobilization of the Armed Forces includes but is not limited to the following categories. a. selective mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress and/or the President to mobilize Reserve Component units, Individual Ready Reservists, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a domestic emergency that is not the result of an enemy attack. b. partial mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress (up to full mobilization) or by the President (not more than 1,000,000 for not more than 24 consecutive months) to mobilize Ready Reserve Component units, individual reservists, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a war or other national emergency involving an external threat to the national security. c. full mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress and the President to mobilize all Reserve Component units in the existing approved force structure, as well as all individual reservists, retired military personnel, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a war or other national emergency involving an external threat to the national security. Reserve personnel can be placed on active duty for the duration of the emergency plus six months. d. total mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress and the President to organize and/or generate additional units or personnel beyond the existing force structure, and the resources needed for their support, to meet the total requirements of a war or other national emergency involving an external threat to the national security. Also called MOB.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mobilization - act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"mobilization - act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
arming, equipping, armament - the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
conscription, muster, selective service, draft - compulsory military service
remilitarisation, remilitarization - the act of militarizing again
demobilisation, demobilization - act of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including disbanding or discharging troops; "demobilization of factories"; "immediate demobilization of the reserves"
2.mobilization - act of marshaling and organizing and making ready for use or action; "mobilization of the country's economic resources"
gathering, assemblage, assembly - the social act of assembling; "they demanded the right of assembly"
economic mobilisation, economic mobilization - mobilization of the economy
rallying - the act of mobilizing for a common purpose; "the bell was a signal for the rallying of the whole neighborhood"
Translations
mobilizace
mobilisering
mozgósítás
herútboî; liîsöfnun
mobilizácia

mobilization

[ˌməʊbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nmovilización f

mobilization

[ˌməʊbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] mobilisation (British) n
[opinion] → mobilisation f
[resources] → mobilisation f
[troops] → mobilisation f

mobilization

nMobilisierung f; (Mil also) → Mobilmachung f

mobilization

[ˌməʊbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃn] nmobilitazione f

mobile

(ˈmoubail) adjective
1. able to move. The van supplying country districts with library books is called a mobile library; The old lady is no longer mobile – she has to stay in bed all day.
2. able to move or be moved quickly or easily. Most of the furniture is very light and mobile.
3. (of someone's features or face) changing easily in expression.
moˈbility (-ˈbi-) noun
ˈmobilize, ˈmobilise (-bi-) verb
to make (especially troops, an army etc), or become, ready for use or action.
ˌmobiliˈzation, ˌmobiliˈsation (-bi-) noun
mobile phone (also mobile) see cellular phone.

mo·bi·li·za·tion

n. movilización.

mobilization

n movilización f; passive — movilización pasiva
References in classic literature ?
The first definite action was the gradual mobilization of the armies of Russia, Germany, Austria, Italy, Greece, and Turkey.
BAGHDAD, IRAQ (NINA) -- The popular mobilization forces found a workshop for manufacturing improvised explosive devices on Saturday near the Iraqi-Syrian border.
ISLAMABAD -- Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Friday organized a meeting of stakeholders on women empowerment through social mobilization to discuss opportunities for BISP beneficiaries by establishing a sustainable local level social mobilization structure and coordination channel.
This article identifies some critical elements of the mobilization process that are currently deficient and require greater attention for the Army to execute a short-notice, full-scale mobilization.
The Peshmerga (military of Iraqi Kurdistan) and the Popular Mobilization Units (largely Shia militias established to fight Daesh) are currently working together to fight Daesh (ISIS) in Hawija, near Kirkuk, Iraq.
To fill this gap, university based knowledge mobilization professionals in Canada have developed specific tools and services to support research impact strategies in grant applications.
com)-- Mobilization Capital Gov Contract Financing, LLC is pleased to announce the launch of a much needed loan program for funding government contractors.
Tenders are invited for Waste absorbent 30 gal mobilization and disposal.
Volume 15 in the series Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies presents case studies of protest movements in Africa, identifying specific characteristics that challenge established fields in the study of mobilization: youth and its potential for mobilization; violence and the conditions for its use; the often close ties between mobilization and institutions; and, finally, religious mobilization.
Employer mobilization is important to understand because it offers companies an opportunity to shape public policy using a resource already at their disposal--their workforce.
This study aimed to evaluate the effect of ifosfamide, cisplatin or carboplatin, and etoposide (ICE)-based regimen as a mobilization regimen on relapsed, refractory, or high-risk aggressive lymphoma.
At the above mentioned Crown Council session, the tsar also sanctioned resolutions to invoke the Period Preparatory to War, beginning at midnight the following day, 13/26 July, and in principle to approve partial mobilization (within the Moscow, Kiev, Kazan, and Odessa military districts) against Austria-Hungary, should the situation so require.

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