maritime area

maritime area

A maritime theater of operations can be divided for the purposes of decentralization of command into maritime areas and sub-areas, e.g., Atlantic theater, which is divided into maritime area and subarea commands.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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