procedure word


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procedure word

A word or phrase limited to radio telephone procedure used to facilitate communication by conveying information in a condensed standard form. Also called proword.
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We developed procedure words for our guardian angels (GAs) to covertly signal the rest of the platoon if something didn't feel right or if they detected a threat in their meeting.
The checklist typically describes the unit, tasks, anticipated time of completion, and associated procedure words. A common trend in most execution checklists is to list only the main tasks to be accomplished.
It also contains operational acronyms and abbreviations; multiservice brevity codes and procedure words; unit, equipment, and installation tactical mission graphics; country codes; and military decisionmaking process graphics.

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