ground forces


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Noun1.ground forces - a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or stateground forces - a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
legion, host - archaic terms for army
army unit - a military unit that is part of an army
armed service, military service, service - a force that is a branch of the armed forces
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"
army corps, corps - an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions and their support
standing army - a permanent army of paid soldiers
Union Army - the northern army during the American Civil War
Army of the Confederacy, Confederate Army - the southern army during the American Civil War
Continental Army - the American army during the American Revolution
Translations

ground forces

npl (Mil) → forze fpl di terra
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Given the type of missions carried out by the Ground Forces across the world, they are in need of Airborne Force for logistic support and offensive operations.
Also, Lieutenant General Abdel-Fatah al-Burhan Abdel-Rahman has been appointed as Chief of Staff of the Ground Forces and Major General Salah al-Din Abdel-Khalig Saeed has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General and appointed as Chief of Staff of the Air Forces.
The two-week drill aims to develop and strengthen relations between the two countries through exchanging trainings and military expertise to enhance the combat capabilities and readiness of the two sides and strengthen international relations to improve ground forces skills and enhance combat efficiency.
Joshi said that the chief of Israeli ground forces discussed with Lieutenant General Devraj Anbu the matters of 'mutual interest'.
Initially, it is hard to refute David Johnson's argument that the United States needs to commit US ground forces to defeat and not merely degrade ISIS.
In accordance with the decision of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief, by 2020 the ground forces will be 70 percent equipped with new modern weaponry and military hardware.
Brigadier General Seyyed Masoud Reza Zavarei, the head of the Army Ground Forces research and self-sufficiency body, Iranian experts have designed and produced all three equipments.
On Sunday, Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Forces Brigadier General Ahmad-Reza Pourdastan said new homegrown missile systems are to be test-fired in an upcoming military exercise.
At the same time we've attrited somewhere between 30 per cent and 40 per cent of his main ground forces, his ground force capabilities.
to Benghazi and we are now seeing ground forces moving southward from
The Iranian military began on Monday to hold military games for three days to train its ground forces in "unequal warfare," according to a report in the pan-Arab daily ASHARQ AL AWSAT on Monday.
For its part, the US military said ground forces at the combat outpost observed militants firing at friendly positions.