military science

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military science

The principles of military conflict and of warfare.

mil′itary sci′ence

a course of study dealing with the logistic, tactical, and other principles of warfare.
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Noun1.military science - the discipline dealing with the principles of warfaremilitary science - the discipline dealing with the principles of warfare
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
tactics - the branch of military science dealing with detailed maneuvers to achieve objectives set by strategy
strategy - the branch of military science dealing with military command and the planning and conduct of a war
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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He had commanded the troops before Washington's arrival Another was General Charles Lee, who had been a colonel in the English army, and was thought to possess vast military science.
As this corps was composed of volunteers, and was commanded by a man who had passed the first five-and-thirty years of his life in camps and garrisons, it was the non-parallel of military science in that country, and was confidently pronounced by the judicious part of the Templeton community, to be equal in skill and appearance to any troops in the known world; in physical endowments they were, certainly, much superior
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He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Studies of the Soviet Union from Ohio State University in 9 4; a diploma in Russian Language from the Pushkin Institute of the Russian Language in Moscow, USSR, in 9 4; a Master of Arts Degree in International Relations from Catholic University in 1996; a Master of Military Science Degree from U.
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