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mo·bi·lize

 (mō′bə-līz′)
v. mo·bi·lized, mo·bi·liz·ing, mo·bi·liz·es
v.tr.
1. To assemble, prepare, or put into active service: mobilized the reserve troops.
2. To assemble, marshal, or coordinate for a purpose: mobilized young voters to support the progressive candidate; mobilized public outrage against the new law.
3. To release or make available, as cells or chemical substances: hormones that mobilize calcium from bones.
v.intr.
To become mobilized: troops mobilizing for war.

mo′bi·li·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

mobilization

1. The act of assembling and organizing national resources to support national objectives in time of war or other emergencies. See also industrial mobilization.
2. The process by which the Armed Forces or part of them are brought to a state of readiness for war or other national emergency. This includes activating all or part of the Reserve Components as well as assembling and organizing personnel, supplies, and materiel. Mobilization of the Armed Forces includes but is not limited to the following categories. a. selective mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress and/or the President to mobilize Reserve Component units, Individual Ready Reservists, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a domestic emergency that is not the result of an enemy attack. b. partial mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress (up to full mobilization) or by the President (not more than 1,000,000 for not more than 24 consecutive months) to mobilize Ready Reserve Component units, individual reservists, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a war or other national emergency involving an external threat to the national security. c. full mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress and the President to mobilize all Reserve Component units in the existing approved force structure, as well as all individual reservists, retired military personnel, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a war or other national emergency involving an external threat to the national security. Reserve personnel can be placed on active duty for the duration of the emergency plus six months. d. total mobilization--Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress and the President to organize and/or generate additional units or personnel beyond the existing force structure, and the resources needed for their support, to meet the total requirements of a war or other national emergency involving an external threat to the national security. Also called MOB.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mobilization - act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"mobilization - act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
arming, equipping, armament - the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
conscription, muster, selective service, draft - compulsory military service
remilitarisation, remilitarization - the act of militarizing again
demobilisation, demobilization - act of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including disbanding or discharging troops; "demobilization of factories"; "immediate demobilization of the reserves"
2.mobilization - act of marshaling and organizing and making ready for use or action; "mobilization of the country's economic resources"
gathering, assemblage, assembly - the social act of assembling; "they demanded the right of assembly"
economic mobilisation, economic mobilization - mobilization of the economy
rallying - the act of mobilizing for a common purpose; "the bell was a signal for the rallying of the whole neighborhood"
Translations
mobilizace
mobilisering
mozgósítás
herútboî; liîsöfnun
mobilizácia

mobilization

[ˌməʊbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nmovilización f

mobilization

[ˌməʊbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] mobilisation (British) n
[opinion] → mobilisation f
[resources] → mobilisation f
[troops] → mobilisation f

mobilization

nMobilisierung f; (Mil also) → Mobilmachung f

mobilization

[ˌməʊbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃn] nmobilitazione f

mobile

(ˈmoubail) adjective
1. able to move. The van supplying country districts with library books is called a mobile library; The old lady is no longer mobile – she has to stay in bed all day.
2. able to move or be moved quickly or easily. Most of the furniture is very light and mobile.
3. (of someone's features or face) changing easily in expression.
moˈbility (-ˈbi-) noun
ˈmobilize, ˈmobilise (-bi-) verb
to make (especially troops, an army etc), or become, ready for use or action.
ˌmobiliˈzation, ˌmobiliˈsation (-bi-) noun
mobile phone (also mobile) see cellular phone.

mo·bi·li·za·tion

n. movilización.

mobilization

n movilización f; passive — movilización pasiva
References in classic literature ?
The first definite action was the gradual mobilization of the armies of Russia, Germany, Austria, Italy, Greece, and Turkey.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / MP for the Coalition of State of Law Muwafaq al-Rubaie called to convert the popular mobilization as Iranian Revolutionary Guard.
Today, I will focus on the recruitment of children by the Houthis in Yemen and Popular Mobilization militias in Iraq.
But the combined failure of the army, the police and the Sahwa (Awakening) forces to defend the city has pushed the local government in Anbar and an increasingly greater number of tribal leaders to request Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to authorize the Popular Mobilization Forces to retake the city.
Drawing on a multidisciplinary approach that bridges legal mobilization literature, industrial relations and feminist studies, this project will contribute to the academic debate on the role of legal intermediaries in the promotion of rights, emphasizing the under-researched role of trade unions, the variety of their legal mobilization strategies across countries and over time, but also the contested nature of their legal engagement with anti-discrimination law.
WASHINGTON, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tune in now to AFGE's "Inside Government" for details on the union's field mobilization plan.
com)-- Vancouver-based leaders for a distinct range of innovative massage therapy treatments, Burrard Physiotherapy has announced that they now offer extensive joint mobilization treatment services.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The General Staff has closed 11 of the 16 local branches of the Tactical Mobilization Group, including "cosmic rooms," special rooms where confidential documents are kept, the Vatan daily reported on Thursday.
The exercise, named the Yildirim-2013 Mobilization, is slated for May 6-15, a statement by the Turkish General Staff said.
Sialkot Garrison Tuesday to witness the conduct of Army Mobilization Exercise.
According to an ISPR press release, Kayani visited Sialkot Garrison to witness the conduct of Army Mobilization Exercise, which is being conducted to validate the recent changes in mobilization system of the Army, reports The News.
ISLAMABAD -- Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) has designed a social mobilization project in the light of latest data with the collaboration of national and international organizations, under Waseela-e-Taleem initiative.

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