field of operations

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Noun1.field of operations - a region in which active military operations are in progress; "the army was in the field awaiting action"; "he served in the Vietnam theater for three years"
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"
theater of war, theatre of war - the entire land, sea, and air area that may become or is directly involved in war operations
region - a large indefinite location on the surface of the Earth; "penguins inhabit the polar regions"
combat area, combat zone - a military area where combat forces operate
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His decision made, he set out in the direction of the German camp, no well-defined plan formulated; but with the general idea that once near the field of operations he might find an opportunity to harass the German command as he so well knew how to do.
We come now to the immediate field of operation of the great enterprise we have undertaken to illustrate.
In 2016, he was named best junior police commissioned officer in the field of operations by the Philippine National Police.
For his part, Yogalingham said the ACT bagged the 2018 Lloyds List "Best Port Operator in the South Asia, Middle East and Africa" award because of its outstanding performance in the field of operations management at the port.
The field of operations is economy of world countries, finances, forecast and simulation.
Contract notice: Project management assistance in the technical field of operations management, operation / maintenance of buildings and digital management immobiliers.
Joseph Votel said that my visit to Iraq is a clear message to the world for the position of the United States in supporting Iraq, and we will continue to provide logistical support in the field of operations through the deployment of Apache helicopters and to provide required attribution for the military units.
Forss and Marra, are full-time researchers in the field of operations evaluation.
Black Pearl is based in Texas and its main field of operations is providing solutions for conserving fresh water resources used by oil and gas companies in the Permian basin.
The conference program also features 22 workshops to be conducted by both Arab and international experts in the field of operations and maintenance, as well as panel discussions that highlight both regional and international experiences about working in the sector .