military science(redirected from Military preparedness)
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The principles of military conflict and of warfare.
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a course of study dealing with the logistic, tactical, and other principles of warfare.
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|Noun||1.||military science - the discipline dealing with the principles of warfare|
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
tactics - the branch of military science dealing with detailed maneuvers to achieve objectives set by strategy
strategy - the branch of military science dealing with military command and the planning and conduct of a war
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