military drill

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Noun1.military drill - training in marching and the use of weaponsmilitary drill - training in marching and the use of weapons
practice session, practice, drill, exercise, recitation - systematic training by multiple repetitions; "practice makes perfect"
military training - training soldiers in military procedures
close-order drill - (military) military drill of troops in standard marching (shoulder-to-shoulder)
square-bashing - drill on a barracks square
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"
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We used to put my cadet cap on his head--I had to take military drill at the university-- and give him a yard-measure to hold with his front leg.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- US and Israeli military officials announced that they have launched a month-long joint military drill that simulates a missile attack on Tel Aviv.
then agreed not to provoke the North by delaying the planned annual military drill until after the closing of the PyeongChang Paralympics in mid-March.
South Korea and the United States will announce plans before April for a postponed joint military drill.
The UAE Armed Forces on Monday issued a cautionary message to the public about its upcoming military drill, which is set for November 3, 2017.
In press statements Wednesday, Sudan's Armed Forces (SAF) spokesperson Ahmed Khalifa al-Shami said: "arrangements are underway to conduct a military drill with the UAE's army but no date has been fixed yet".
A military drill between army forces from Egypt and Bahrain has kicked off Thursday in order to exchange skills and expertise, according to the army spokesperson.
Global Banking News-August 30, 2016--Russian central bank included in military drill
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish defence minister also witnessed the multinational military drill.
Manama: The North Thunder military drill has proved Saudi Arabia's ability to confront and deter whoever seeks to cause harm to Arab and Islamic countries or undermine their security and stability, the Premier said yesterday.
Riyadh, Jumada I 18, 1437, Feb 27, 2016, SPA -- 'North Thunder' military drill was launched today in the Northern Region of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with the participation of forces representing the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Bahrain, Senegal, Sudan, Kuwait, Maldives, Morocco, Pakistan, Chad, Turkey, Tunisia, Comoros, Djibouti, Oman, Qatar, Malaysia, Egypt and Mauritania, in addition to the Peninsula Shield Forces.
Four army officers from both Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) were killed Wednesday when a military plane crashed during a joint military drill in Egypt.

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