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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
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In his speech late Sunday to mark the annual anniversary of Ashura religious festival, the leader called for general mobilization, urging people to mobilize to battle fronts to confront the enemy invasion, occupation and to revenge on the killers of children and women.
Similarly, in case of a full-scale invasion, a plan of general mobilization and countrys operation under martial law must be polished.
2003 -- The late Amir Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah declared state of general mobilization to beef up efforts of the armed forces to assert the state's sovereignty.
Some critics say that citizens with genuine grievances will find opportunities to protest without the need for a general mobilization via social media.
The Central Department for General Mobilization and Statistics said in a monthly report that exports to Sudan increased in the above-mentioned period to $39.
It is essential that there is a general mobilization, and the message as of today and over the coming days is for people not to use their cars for several hours on Sunday and Monday," Interior Minister Bernard CazeneuveAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA s
Sudanese opposition, for its part, called for general mobilization to resist the anticipated increases in water and electricity tariffs.
1930), the 1914-chief of the GUGSh mobilization section, put it, "given the slowness of our operational work and the difficulty of any changes in mass railroad transits, the partial mobilization of four districts was in general staff perspective completely impermissible and threatened catastrophe should general mobilization follow partial mobilization.
So far we do not need any popular mobilization committees or even any general mobilization," Nasrallah said.
In the next phase, we may announce general mobilization (that applies) to all people.
Embassy in Lebanon and certain states to depict the Lebanese resistance as being defeated, asserting that he did not call for a general mobilization and that the situation is good, adding that if such a call would be made, tens of thousands will answer it.
NNA - AL SHARQ AL AWSAT: Hezbollah paves the way in the media for the start of battle with militants in the outskirts of Anti-Lebanon mountains Future Bloc MP: We will not allow for the uprooting of Arsal as part of the plan to divide Syria AL HAYAT: Tomorrow marks the passage of one year since presidential vacuum in Lebanon Christian leaderships mobilise to launch stance from Bkirky AL MOUSTAQBAL: Salam addresses Lebanese on Tuesday in a word warning against perils of presidential stalemate Machnouk to Qassem: He wants to destroy Arsal not liberate it ANNAHAR: Has Nasrallah announced general mobilization, why the "clarification"?

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