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military intelligence

n. Abbr. MI
1. Information relating to the armed forces of a foreign country that is significant to the planning and conduct of another country's military doctrine, policy, and operations.
2. An agency of the armed forces that procures, analyzes, and uses information of tactical and strategic military value.

military intelligence

Intelligence on any foreign military or military-related situation or activity which is significant to military policymaking or the planning and conduct of military operations and activities. Also called MI.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.military intelligence - an agency of the armed forces that obtains and analyzes and uses information of strategic or tactical military valuemilitary intelligence - an agency of the armed forces that obtains and analyzes and uses information of strategic or tactical military value
intelligence agency, intelligence service, intelligence - a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy
Defense Intelligence Agency, DIA - an intelligence agency of the United States in the Department of Defense; is responsible for providing intelligence in support of military planning and operations and weapons acquisition
2.military intelligence - information about the armed forces of another country that is useful in planning and conducting military policy or military operationsmilitary intelligence - information about the armed forces of another country that is useful in planning and conducting military policy or military operations
intelligence information, intelligence - secret information about an enemy (or potential enemy); "we sent out planes to gather intelligence on their radar coverage"
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"
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