amphibious demonstration


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amphibious demonstration

A type of amphibious operation conducted for the purpose of deceiving the enemy by a show of force with the expectation of deluding the enemy into a course of action unfavorable to him.
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Noun1.amphibious demonstration - an amphibious operation conducted for the purpose of deceiving the enemy and leading him into a course of action unfavorable to him
amphibious operation - a military operation by both land and sea forces
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The Duke of York (right) alongside Admiral Sir Michael Boyce, Chief of Defence, watch the Royal Marines from 40 Commando hit the beach during an amphibious demonstration in Oman yesterday
Major General Julian Thompson recapitulates the Falklands campaign, and the final chapters deal with amphibious demonstrations and other actions in Operations Desert Shield, Desert Storm, and Iraqi Freedom.

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