military strength

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Noun1.military strength - capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a warmilitary strength - capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war; "we faced an army of great strength"; "politicians have neglected our military posture"
sea power - naval strength
capability, capableness - the quality of being capable -- physically or intellectually or legally; "he worked to the limits of his capability"
firepower - (military) the relative capacity for delivering fire on a target
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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They would then have had a wall of military strength at the back of the English settlements so as completely to hem them in.
Pakistan Armed Forces ranked 13th most powerful on Global Firepower military strength index
Trump has asked the Pentagon to plan a parade in Washington to celebrate military strength, officials said Tuesday.
BAGHDAD (Nina) -- The US President Donald Trump ordered the Pentagon to organize a military parade to show US military strength in a resolution seeking to highlight his role as Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, the White House said.
Shows of military strength are not typical in the United States - and they don't come cheap.
Ahead of President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address, Americans are substantially more satisfied with the nation's military strength, security from terrorism and the state of the economy than they were at the end of Barack Obama's presidency in early 2017.
Azerbaijan was ranked the 58th among 133 countries in the 2017 Military Strength Ranking, compiled by a U.
He also took note that "the review team has identified an opportunity for a limited reduction in the military strength of the Mission, mainly with respect to the military support elements.
So we are thinking of holding a really big parade on July 4, on Pennsylvania Boulevard, to show our military strength," Trump added.
Even at two per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) spent on defence, Canada lacks the military strength to supply a peacekeeping mission in Africa and a mission of deterrence in Europe.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO - 7 June 2017: The Egyptian army ranking has risen to become the 11th most powerful internationally, according to Global Firepower website specialized in military strength rankings, Wednesday.
The UK's armed forces owe their allegiance to the Crown so presumably, with independences granted, all military strength would be withdrawn from Scotland and Wales back to bases in England.

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