demilitarization


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de·mil·i·ta·rize

 (dē-mĭl′ĭ-tə-rīz′)
tr.v. de·mil·i·ta·rized, de·mil·i·ta·riz·ing, de·mil·i·ta·riz·es
To remove or forbid military troops in (an area): demilitarize a buffer zone between hostile countries.

de·mil′i·ta·ri·za′tion (-tər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
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demilitarization

the process of demilitarization or removal of military activity or control from an area.
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Translations
desmilitarização

demilitarization

[ˈdiːˌmɪlɪtəraɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndesmilitarización f
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demilitarization

[ˌdiːmɪlɪtəraɪˈzeɪʃən] demilitarisation (British) n [area] → démilitarisation f
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demilitarization

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demilitarization

[ˈdiːˌmɪlɪtəraɪˈzeɪʃn] nsmilitarizzazione f
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