terrain intelligence


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terrain intelligence

Intelligence on the military significance of natural and manmade characteristics of an area.
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Noun1.terrain intelligence - tactical intelligence on the natural and man-made characteristics of an area
combat intelligence, tactical intelligence - intelligence that is required for the planning and conduct of tactical operations
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Most histories of Peleliu cite poor photo and terrain intelligence. While perhaps true for a battalion operations officer planning an attack, the same cannot be said for Nimitz's staff.

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