term of enlistment

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Noun1.term of enlistment - a period of time spent in military serviceterm of enlistment - a period of time spent in military service
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
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These include 202, which represents the expiration of term of enlistment; 242, resignation of enlisted personnel for the good of the service; 247, unsuitability for multiple reasons; 28B, unfitness due to frequent involvement in incidents of a discreditable nature with civil or military authorities; and 283, misconduct/AWOL cases where a trial was waived or deemed inadvisable.
* Non-prior service enlistment, six years or term of enlistment.
If you had previously entered the DEP, the regular Air Force oath releases you from your DEP contract and commits you to serve on active duty for your term of enlistment.