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The initial period of training of a recruit in the armed forces.
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a period following induction into the armed forces during which a recruit learns military basics.
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|Noun||1.||basic training - the initial period of training for new military personnel; involves intense physical activity and behavioral discipline|
military training - training soldiers in military procedures
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