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armory (Also armories) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to armory

greek_fire

  • noun a mixture used by Byzantine Greeks that was often shot at adversaries; catches fire when wetted

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four

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
    tetrad; quaternity; quadruplet; foursome; Little Joe; IV; quaternion; quatern; quaternary; quartet; 4.
  • noun a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips
    four-spot.

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soldiership

  • noun skills that are required for the life of soldier
    soldiering.

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legal

  • adjective established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules
  • adjective of or relating to jurisprudence
    • legal loophole

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research_staff

  • noun a group of associated research workers in a university or library or laboratory

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military_headquarters

  • noun the military installation from which a commander performs the functions of command
    HQ; headquarters.
    • the general's headquarters were a couple of large tents

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armoury

  • noun a collection of resources
    armory; inventory.
    • he dipped into his intellectual armory to find an answer
  • noun all the weapons and equipment that a country has
    armory; arsenal.

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marching

  • noun the act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind)
    march.
    • it was a long march
    • we heard the sound of marching
  • verb march in a procession
    process; march.
    • They processed into the dining room

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charge

  • noun an impetuous rush toward someone or something
    • the wrestler's charge carried him past his adversary
    • the battle began with a cavalry charge
  • noun (criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense
    complaint.
    • he was arrested on a charge of larceny

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army_of_the_confederacy

  • noun the southern army during the American Civil War
    Confederate Army.

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friendly

  • noun troops belonging to or allied with your own military forces
    • friendlies came to their rescue
  • adjective characteristic of or befitting a friend
    • friendly advice
    • a friendly neighborhood
    • the only friendly person here
    • a friendly host and hostess

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anti-personnel_bomb

  • noun a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles
    daisy cutter; antipersonnel bomb; fragmentation bomb.

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artilleryman

  • noun a serviceman in the artillery
    cannoneer; machine gunner; gunner.

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indoor

  • adjective located, suited for, or taking place within a building
    • indoor activities for a rainy day
    • an indoor pool
  • adjective satellite within doors
    • an indoor setting

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parcel

  • noun a wrapped container
    package.
  • noun the allotment of some amount by dividing something
    portion; share.
    • death gets more than its share of attention from theologians

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continental_army

  • noun the American army during the American Revolution

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baton

  • noun a thin tapered rod used by a conductor to lead an orchestra or choir
    wand.
  • noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen
    nightstick; billy club; billystick; billy; truncheon.

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mobilise

  • verb call to arms; of military personnel
    rally; mobilize; call up.
  • verb get ready for war
    mobilize.

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fire_control_system

  • noun naval weaponry consisting of a system for controlling the delivery of fire on a military target

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pillbox

  • noun a small round woman's hat
    turban; toque.
  • noun a small case for holding pills

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firebomb

  • noun a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)
    incendiary; incendiary bomb.
  • verb attack with incendiary bombs
    • The rioters fire-bombed the stores

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us_coast_guard

  • noun an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce
    U. S. Coast Guard; United States Coast Guard.

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list

  • noun a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
    listing.
  • noun the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    tilt; lean; leaning; inclination.
    • the tower had a pronounced tilt
    • the ship developed a list to starboard
    • he walked with a heavy inclination to the right

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gun

  • noun a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
  • noun large but transportable armament
    heavy weapon; ordnance; artillery.

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trench

  • noun a ditch dug as a fortification having a parapet of the excavated earth
  • noun a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
    oceanic abyss; deep.

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militarisation

  • noun act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
    mobilisation; militarization; mobilization.

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biological

  • adjective pertaining to biology or to life and living things
    biologic.
  • adjective of parents and children; related by blood
    • biological child

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aerosol_bomb

  • noun a bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive
    fuel-air bomb; thermobaric bomb; volume-detonation bomb; vacuum bomb.
    • a thermobaric bomb can create overpressures equal to an atomic bomb
  • noun a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)
    aerosol container; aerosol can; aerosol; spray can.

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hawk

  • noun diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
  • noun an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations
    war hawk.

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work

  • noun activity directed toward making or doing something
    • she checked several points needing further work
  • noun a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing
    piece of work.
    • it is not regarded as one of his more memorable works
    • the symphony was hailed as an ingenious work
    • he was indebted to the pioneering work of John Dewey
    • the work of an active imagination
    • erosion is the work of wind or water over time

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force

  • noun a powerful effect or influence
    • the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them
  • noun (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
    • force equals mass times acceleration

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gas_bomb

  • noun a bomb laden with chemical agents that are released when the bomb explodes
    chemical bomb.

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warmonger

  • noun a person who advocates war or warlike policies
    militarist.

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paramilitary_organisation

  • noun a group of civilians organized in a military fashion (especially to operate in place of or to assist regular army troops)
    paramilitary unit; paramilitary organization; paramilitary; paramilitary force.

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blue

  • noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime
    blueness.
    • he had eyes of bright blue
  • noun blue clothing
    • she was wearing blue

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command_post

  • noun military headquarters from which a military commander controls and organizes the forces
    GHQ; general headquarters.

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united_states_marines

  • noun an amphibious division of the United States Navy
    Marine Corps; US Marine Corps; USMC; United States Marine Corps.

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triggerman

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; gunslinger; hired gun; shooter; gun; hitman; gunman; torpedo; gun for hire.

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remilitarisation

  • noun the act of militarizing again
    remilitarization.

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weapon_system

  • noun any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    weapon; arm.
    • he was licensed to carry a weapon

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chemical_weapon

  • noun chemical substances that can be delivered using munitions and dispersal devices to cause death or severe harm to people and animals and plants

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machine_gun

  • noun a rapidly firing automatic gun (often mounted)
  • verb shoot with a machine gun

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men

  • noun the force of workers available
    hands; manpower; work force; workforce.
  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male; man.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus

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guerrilla_force

  • noun an irregular armed force that fights by sabotage and harassment; often rural and organized in large groups
    guerilla force.

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studio

  • noun workplace for the teaching or practice of an art
    • she ran a dance studio
    • the music department provided studios for their students
    • you don't need a studio to make a passport photograph
  • noun an apartment with a living space and a bathroom and a small kitchen
    studio apartment.

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confederate_army

  • noun the southern army during the American Civil War
    Army of the Confederacy.

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change

  • noun an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
    modification; alteration.
    • the change was intended to increase sales
    • this storm is certainly a change for the worse
    • the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago
  • noun a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event
    • he attributed the change to their marriage

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bow

  • noun a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces
    bowknot.
  • noun a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments

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soldier

  • noun an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army
    • the soldiers stood at attention
  • noun a wingless sterile ant or termite having a large head and powerful jaws adapted for defending the colony

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smoke

  • noun a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
    fume.
  • noun a hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion
    smoking.
    • the fire produced a tower of black smoke that could be seen for miles

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military

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; armed services; military machine; war machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker
  • adjective of or relating to the study of the principles of warfare
    • military law

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bangalore_torpedo

  • noun a metal pipe filled with explosive, used to detonate land mines or to clear a path through barbed wire

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air_corps

  • noun formerly the airborne division of the United States Army

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rank_and_file

  • noun the ordinary members of an organization (such as the enlisted soldiers of an army)
    rank.
    • the strike was supported by the union rank and file
    • he rose from the ranks to become a colonel
  • noun people who constitute the main body of any group

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thermonuclear_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium
    hydrogen bomb; H-bomb; fusion bomb.

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private

  • noun an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines
    common soldier; buck private.
    • our prisoner was just a private and knew nothing of value
  • adjective confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy
    • a private place
    • private discussions
    • private lessons
    • a private club
    • a private secretary
    • private property
    • the former President is now a private citizen
    • public figures struggle to maintain a private life

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patrol

  • noun a detachment used for security or reconnaissance
  • noun the activity of going around or through an area at regular intervals for security purposes

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armed

  • adjective (used of persons or the military) characterized by having or bearing arms
    • armed robbery
  • verb prepare oneself for a military confrontation
    build up; gird; fortify; arm.
    • The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East
    • troops are building up on the Iraqi border

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post

  • noun the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand
    station.
    • a soldier manned the entrance post
    • a sentry station
  • noun military installation at which a body of troops is stationed
    military post.
    • this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby
    • there is an officer's club on the post

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unit

  • noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
    unit of measurement.
    • the dollar is the United States unit of currency
    • a unit of wheat is a bushel
    • change per unit volume
  • noun an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
    • the reduced the number of units and installations
    • the word is a basic linguistic unit

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standing

  • noun social or financial or professional status or reputation
    • of equal standing
    • a member in good standing
  • noun an ordered listing of scores or results showing the relative positions of competitors (individuals or teams) in a sporting event

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troops

  • noun soldiers collectively
    soldiery; military personnel.
  • noun a group of soldiers
    troop.

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army

  • noun a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
    ground forces; regular army.
  • noun a large number of people united for some specific purpose

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bell_foundry

  • noun a foundry where bells are cast

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arms

  • noun weapons considered collectively
    weapons system; weaponry; implements of war; munition.
  • noun the official symbols of a family, state, etc.
    coat of arms; blazon; blazonry.

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mobilisation

  • noun act of marshaling and organizing and making ready for use or action
    mobilization.
    • mobilization of the country's economic resources
  • noun act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
    militarisation; militarization; mobilization.

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missile_defence_system

  • noun naval weaponry providing a defense system
    missile defense system.

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call

  • noun a telephone connection
    telephone call; phone call.
    • she reported several anonymous calls
    • he placed a phone call to London
    • he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call
  • noun a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course
    • he was disappointed that he had not heard the Call

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incendiary_bomb

  • noun a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)
    incendiary; firebomb.

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office_staff

  • noun professional or clerical workers in an office
    office.
    • the whole office was late the morning of the blizzard

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athletic_facility

  • noun a facility for athletic events

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stink_bomb

  • noun a small bomb designed to give off a foul odor when it explodes
    stench bomb.

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west_point

  • noun United States Army installation on the west bank of Hudson river to the north of New York City; site of United States Military Academy

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missile

  • noun a rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control
  • noun a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
    projectile.

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atom_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)
    fission bomb; atomic bomb; plutonium bomb; A-bomb.

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base_of_operations

  • noun installation from which a military force initiates operations
    base.
    • the attack wiped out our forward bases

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military_reserve

  • noun armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency
    reserve.

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duster

  • noun a windstorm that lifts up clouds of dust or sand
    sandstorm; sirocco; dust storm.
    • it was the kind of duster not experienced in years
  • noun a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
    gabardine; smock; dust coat; gaberdine.

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car

  • noun a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    machine; motorcar; automobile; auto.
    • he needs a car to get to work
  • noun a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad
    railroad car; railcar; railway car.
    • three cars had jumped the rails

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briefcase_bomb

  • noun a bomb consisting of an explosive and timer hidden inside a briefcase

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blade

  • noun especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
    leaf blade.
  • noun a dashing young man
    • gay young blades bragged of their amorous adventures

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us_marine_corps

  • noun an amphibious division of the United States Navy
    Marine Corps; United States Marines; USMC; United States Marine Corps.

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security_force

  • noun a privately employed group hired to protect the security of a business or industry
    private security force.

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wallet

  • noun a pocket-size case for holding papers and paper money
    notecase; billfold; pocketbook.

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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grenade

  • noun a small explosive bomb thrown by hand or fired from a missile

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control

  • noun power to direct or determine
    • under control
  • noun a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another
    • measures for the control of disease
    • they instituted controls over drinking on campus

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nuclear_weapon

  • noun a weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction
    atomic weapon.

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artillery

  • noun large but transportable armament
    heavy weapon; ordnance; gun.
  • noun an army unit that uses big guns
    artillery unit.

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metalworks

  • noun factory where metal castings are produced
    foundry.
  • noun the metal parts of something
    metalwork.
    • there were bullet holes in the metalwork

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high

  • noun a lofty level or position or degree
    • summer temperatures reached an all-time high
  • noun an air mass of higher than normal pressure
    • the east coast benefits from a Bermuda high

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plutonium_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)
    fission bomb; atomic bomb; atom bomb; A-bomb.

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hydrogen

  • noun a nonmetallic univalent element that is normally a colorless and odorless highly flammable diatomic gas; the simplest and lightest and most abundant element in the universe
    H; atomic number 1.

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united

  • adjective characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity
    • presented a united front
  • verb act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
    unify; unite.

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aerial_torpedo

  • noun a torpedo designed to be launched from an airplane

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paramilitary_unit

  • noun a group of civilians organized in a military fashion (especially to operate in place of or to assist regular army troops)
    paramilitary organization; paramilitary; paramilitary force; paramilitary organisation.

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gun_for_hire

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; gunslinger; hired gun; shooter; gun; triggerman; hitman; gunman; torpedo.

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feature

  • noun a prominent attribute or aspect of something
    characteristic.
    • the map showed roads and other features
    • generosity is one of his best characteristics
  • noun the characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose and mouth and chin
    lineament.
    • an expression of pleasure crossed his features
    • his lineaments were very regular

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megaton_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon with an explosive power equivalent to one million tons of TNT

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machine

  • noun any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
  • noun an efficient person
    • the boxer was a magnificent fighting machine

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hydrogen_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium
    H-bomb; fusion bomb; thermonuclear bomb.

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hitman

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; gunslinger; hired gun; shooter; gun; triggerman; gunman; torpedo; gun for hire.

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sword

  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    steel; brand; blade.

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detonation

  • noun a violent release of energy caused by a chemical or nuclear reaction
    explosion; blowup.
  • noun the act of detonating an explosive

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levy

  • noun a charge imposed and collected
  • noun the act of drafting into military service
    levy en masse.

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military_machine

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; military; armed services; war machine.
    • 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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projectile

  • noun a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
    missile.
  • noun any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
    rocket.

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work_force

  • noun the force of workers available
    hands; manpower; men; workforce.

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militarist

  • noun a person who advocates war or warlike policies
    warmonger.

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police_force

  • noun the force of policemen and officers
    law; police; constabulary.
    • the law came looking for him

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militarism

  • noun a political orientation of a people or a government to maintain a strong military force and to be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests

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law

  • noun the collection of rules imposed by authority
    jurisprudence.
    • civilization presupposes respect for the law
    • the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order
  • noun legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
    • there is a law against kidnapping

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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guerilla

  • noun a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
    guerrilla; insurgent; irregular.

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manpower

  • noun the force of workers available
    hands; work force; men; workforce.

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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headquarters

  • noun (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise
    central office; main office; home office; home base.
    • many companies have their headquarters in New York
  • noun the military installation from which a commander performs the functions of command
    military headquarters; HQ.
    • the general's headquarters were a couple of large tents

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fortification

  • noun defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it
    munition.
  • noun the art or science of strengthening defenses

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shore

  • noun the land along the edge of a body of water
  • noun a beam or timber that is propped against a structure to provide support
    shoring.

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rocket_base

  • noun a military base for rocket missiles

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volume-detonation_bomb

  • noun a bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive
    fuel-air bomb; thermobaric bomb; aerosol bomb; vacuum bomb.
    • a thermobaric bomb can create overpressures equal to an atomic bomb

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operations

  • noun financial transactions at a brokerage; having to do with the execution of trades and keeping customer records
    trading operations.
  • noun the state of being in effect or being operative
    operation.
    • that rule is no longer in operation

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outfitting

  • noun the act of renovating and fitting out a ship
  • verb provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose
    equip; fit out; fit; outfit.
    • The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

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gp_bomb

  • noun a large bomb (500 to 2,000 pounds that is 50% explosive) whose explosion creates a blast and whose metal casing creates some fragmentation effect
    general-purpose bomb.

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office

  • noun place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed
    business office.
    • he rented an office in the new building
  • noun an administrative unit of government
    agency; authority; bureau; federal agency; government agency.
    • the Central Intelligence Agency
    • the Census Bureau
    • Office of Management and Budget
    • Tennessee Valley Authority

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infernal_machine

  • noun a bomb that has a detonating mechanism that can be set to go off at a particular time
    time bomb.

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gunman

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; gunslinger; hired gun; shooter; gun; triggerman; hitman; torpedo; gun for hire.
  • noun a person who shoots a gun (as regards their ability)
    gun.

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cruise

  • noun an ocean trip taken for pleasure
    sail.
  • verb drive around aimlessly but ostentatiously and at leisure
    • She cruised the neighborhood in her new convertible

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wave

  • noun one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)
    moving ridge.
  • noun a movement like that of a sudden occurrence or increase in a specified phenomenon
    • a wave of settlers
    • troops advancing in waves

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a-bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)
    fission bomb; atomic bomb; plutonium bomb; atom bomb.

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fugo

  • noun a bomb carried by a balloon
    balloon bomb.
    • In World War II the Japanese launched balloon bombs against North America

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raf

  • noun the airforce of Great Britain
    Royal Air Force.
  • noun a Marxist and Maoist terrorist organization in Germany; a network of underground guerillas who committed acts of violence in the service of the class struggle; a successor to the Baader-Meinhof Gang; became one of Europe's most feared terrorist groups; disbanded in 1998
    Red Army Faction.

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chemical

  • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
    chemical substance.
  • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
    chemic.
    • chemical engineer
    • chemical balance

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gunslinger

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; hired gun; shooter; gun; triggerman; hitman; gunman; torpedo; gun for hire.

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police

  • noun the force of policemen and officers
    law; police force; constabulary.
    • the law came looking for him
  • verb maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol
    patrol.

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fit

  • noun a display of bad temper
    conniption; tantrum; scene.
    • he had a fit
    • she threw a tantrum
    • he made a scene
  • noun a sudden uncontrollable attack
    paroxysm; convulsion.
    • a paroxysm of giggling
    • a fit of coughing
    • convulsions of laughter

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guerrilla

  • noun a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
    guerilla; insurgent; irregular.

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fort_george_g._meade

  • noun a United States Army base in Maryland; headquarters of the National Security Agency
    Fort Meade; Fort George Gordon Meade.

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headquarters_staff

  • noun military staff stationed at headquarters

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silo

  • noun a cylindrical tower used for storing silage
  • noun military installation consisting of an underground structure where ballistic missiles can be stored and fired

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cutter

  • noun someone who cuts or carves stone
    stonecutter.
  • noun someone who carves the meat
    carver.

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field_artillery

  • noun movable artillery (other than antiaircraft) used by armies in the field (especially for direct support of front-line troops)
    field gun.

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practice

  • noun a customary way of operation or behavior
    pattern.
    • it is their practice to give annual raises
    • they changed their dietary pattern
  • noun systematic training by multiple repetitions
    recitation; practice session; drill; exercise.
    • practice makes perfect

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cruise_missile

  • noun an unmanned aircraft that is a self-contained bomb

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penetration

  • noun an attack that penetrates into enemy territory
    incursion.
  • noun clear or deep perception of a situation
    insight.

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hands

  • noun (with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child
    custody.
    • my fate is in your hands
    • too much power in the president's hands
    • your guests are now in my custody
    • the mother was awarded custody of the children
  • noun the force of workers available
    manpower; work force; men; workforce.

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arrow

  • noun a mark to indicate a direction or relation
    pointer.
  • noun a projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow

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depth_charge

  • noun a bomb that explodes at a preset depth under water; antisubmarine device
    depth bomb.

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militarization

  • noun act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
    mobilisation; militarisation; mobilization.

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heavy

  • noun an actor who plays villainous roles
  • noun a serious (or tragic) role in a play

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maintenance_staff

  • noun those in a business responsible for maintaining the physical plant
    service staff.

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usmc

  • noun an amphibious division of the United States Navy
    Marine Corps; US Marine Corps; United States Marines; United States Marine Corps.

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canada

A small cañon; a narrow valley or glen; also, but less frequently, an open valley. Local, Western U. S.

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cluster_bomb

  • noun bomb consisting of a canister that is dropped from a plane and that opens to release a cluster of bomblets (usually fragmentation bombs) over a wide area
    • cluster bombs cannot be targeted precisely

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general-purpose_bomb

  • noun a large bomb (500 to 2,000 pounds that is 50% explosive) whose explosion creates a blast and whose metal casing creates some fragmentation effect
    GP bomb.

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space

  • noun the unlimited expanse in which everything is located
    infinite.
    • they tested his ability to locate objects in space
    • the boundless regions of the infinite
  • noun an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)
    • the architect left space in front of the building
    • they stopped at an open space in the jungle
    • the space between his teeth

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biological_weapon

  • noun any weapon usable in biological warfare
    bioweapon; bioarm.
    • they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon

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air_force

  • noun the airborne branch of a country's armed forces
    airforce.
  • noun the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space
    US Air Force; USAF; United States Air Force; U. S. Air Force.

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research

  • noun systematic investigation to establish facts
  • noun a search for knowledge
    enquiry; inquiry.
    • their pottery deserves more research than it has received

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bazooka

  • noun a portable rocket launcher used by infantrymen as an antitank weapon

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stun

  • verb make senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow
    stupefy.
    • stun fish
  • verb hit something or somebody as if with a sandbag
    sandbag.

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nest

  • noun a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young
  • noun a kind of gun emplacement
    • a machine-gun nest
    • a nest of snipers

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national_guard

  • noun United States military reserves recruited by the states and equipped by the federal government; subject to call by either
    home reserve.

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air_station

  • noun a base for military aircraft
    air base.

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bombshell

  • noun an entertainer who has a sensational effect
    • she was a blonde bombshell
  • noun a shocking surprise
    thunderclap; thunderbolt.
    • news of the attack came like a bombshell

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bomblet

  • noun one of the smaller bombs that are released from a cluster bomb
    cluster bomblet.

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base

  • noun installation from which a military force initiates operations
    base of operations.
    • the attack wiped out our forward bases
  • noun lowest support of a structure
    foundation; substructure; groundwork; understructure; fundament; foot.
    • it was built on a base of solid rock
    • he stood at the foot of the tower

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mobilize

  • verb make ready for action or use
    mobilise; marshal; summon.
    • marshal resources
  • verb call to arms; of military personnel
    rally; mobilise; call up.

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training

  • noun activity leading to skilled behavior
    preparation; grooming.
  • noun the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)
    education; breeding.
    • a woman of breeding and refinement

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hostile

  • noun troops belonging to the enemy's military forces
    • the platoon ran into a pack of hostiles
  • adjective characterized by enmity or ill will
    • a hostile nation
    • a hostile remark
    • hostile actions

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launch

  • noun a motorboat with an open deck or a half deck
  • noun the act of propelling with force
    launching.

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tomahawk

  • noun weapon consisting of a fighting ax; used by North American Indians
    hatchet.
  • verb cut with a tomahawk

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daisy

  • noun any of numerous composite plants having flower heads with well-developed ray flowers usually arranged in a single whorl

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ammo

  • noun projectiles to be fired from a gun
    ammunition.

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balloon_bomb

  • noun a bomb carried by a balloon
    Fugo.
    • In World War II the Japanese launched balloon bombs against North America

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arsenal

  • noun all the weapons and equipment that a country has
    armory; armoury.
  • noun a military structure where arms and ammunition and other military equipment are stored and training is given in the use of arms
    armory; armoury.

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rank

  • noun a row or line of people (especially soldiers or police) standing abreast of one another
    • the entrance was guarded by ranks of policemen
  • noun relative status
    • his salary was determined by his rank and seniority

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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bombard

  • noun a large shawm; the bass member of the shawm family
    bombardon.
  • verb cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile
    pelt.
    • They pelted each other with snowballs

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guardhouse

  • noun a military facility that serves as the headquarters for military police and in which military prisoners can be detained

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depth_bomb

  • noun a bomb that explodes at a preset depth under water; antisubmarine device
    depth charge.

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comic

  • noun a professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts
    comedian.
  • adjective satellite arousing or provoking laughter
    funny; risible; mirthful; amusing; laughable; comical.
    • an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls
    • an amusing fellow
    • a comic hat
    • a comical look of surprise
    • funny stories that made everybody laugh
    • a very funny writer
    • it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much
    • a mirthful experience
    • risible courtroom antics

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brass_knuckles

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knuckles; knucks; brass knucks.

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horse

  • noun solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
    Equus caballus.
  • noun a padded gymnastic apparatus on legs
    gymnastic horse.

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light_arm

  • noun a rifle or pistol

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service

  • noun work done by one person or group that benefits another
    • budget separately for goods and services
  • noun an act of help or assistance
    • he did them a service

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bioweapon

  • noun any weapon usable in biological warfare
    bioarm; biological weapon.
    • they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon

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plastic

  • noun generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives
  • noun a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered
    charge plate; charge card; credit card.
    • do you take plastic?

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station

  • noun a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose
    • he started looking for a gas station
    • the train pulled into the station
  • noun proper or designated social situation
    place.
    • he overstepped his place
    • the responsibilities of a man in his station
    • married above her station

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draft

  • noun a document ordering the payment of money; drawn by one person or bank on another
    order of payment; bill of exchange.
  • noun a current of air (usually coming into a chimney or room or vehicle)
    draught.

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fragmentation_bomb

  • noun a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles
    daisy cutter; antipersonnel bomb; anti-personnel bomb.

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militarise

  • verb lend a military character to (a country), as by building up a military force
    militarize.
    • militarize Germany again after the war
  • verb adopt for military use
    militarize.
    • militarize the Civil Service

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flamethrower

  • noun a weapon that squirts ignited fuel for several yards

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bow_and_arrow

  • noun a weapon consisting of arrows and the bow to shoot them

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shell

  • noun ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun
  • noun the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals

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air_base

  • noun a base for military aircraft
    air station.

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steel

  • noun an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range
  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    brand; blade; sword.

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shore_station

  • noun military installation servicing naval forces
    naval installation.

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armamentary

An armory; a magazine or arsenal. R.

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grey

  • noun any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey
    gray.
    • the Confederate army was a vast grey
  • noun United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939)
    Zane Grey.

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store

  • noun a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services
    shop.
    • he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod
  • noun a supply of something available for future use
    fund; stock.
    • he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars

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iron

  • noun a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
    atomic number 26; Fe.
  • noun a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head

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coat

  • noun an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
  • noun a thin layer covering something
    coating.
    • a second coat of paint

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military_post

  • noun military installation at which a body of troops is stationed
    post.
    • this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby
    • there is an officer's club on the post

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garrison

  • noun a fortified military post where troops are stationed
    fort.
  • noun United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879)
    William Lloyd Garrison.

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and

A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence. (a) It is sometimes used emphatically; as, "there are women and women," that is, two very different sorts of women. (b) By a rhetorical figure, notions, one of which is modificatory of the other, are connected by and; as, "the tediousness and process of my travel," that is, the tedious process, etc.; "thy fair and outward character," that is, thy outwardly fair character, Schmidt's Shak. Lex.

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missile_defense_system

  • noun naval weaponry providing a defense system
    missile defence system.

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slasher

  • noun someone who slashes another person
  • noun a weapon (a sword or dagger) used for slashing

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h-bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium
    hydrogen bomb; fusion bomb; thermonuclear bomb.

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cannoneer

  • noun a serviceman in the artillery
    artilleryman; machine gunner; gunner.

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rocket_launcher

  • noun armament in the form of a device capable of launching a rocket
    launcher.

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armorer

  • noun a worker skilled in making armor or arms
    armourer.
    • a sword made by a famous English armorer
  • noun an enlisted man responsible for the upkeep of small arms and machine guns etc.
    armourer; artificer.

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gravity

  • noun (physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the universe; especially the attraction of the earth's mass for bodies near its surface
    gravitation; gravitational force; gravitational attraction.
    • the more remote the body the less the gravity
    • the gravitation between two bodies is proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them
    • gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love"--Albert Einstein
  • noun a manner that is serious and solemn
    sobriety; graveness; soberness; sombreness; somberness.

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gunner

  • noun a serviceman in the artillery
    artilleryman; cannoneer; machine gunner.

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masse

  • noun a shot in billiards made by hitting the cue ball with the cue held nearly vertically; the cue ball spins around another ball before hitting the object ball
    masse shot.

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conscription

  • noun compulsory military service
    muster; selective service; draft.

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force

  • noun a powerful effect or influence
    • the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them
  • noun (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
    • force equals mass times acceleration

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kremlin

  • noun citadel of a Russian town
  • noun citadel of Moscow, housing the offices of the Russian government

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cluster_bomblet

  • noun one of the smaller bombs that are released from a cluster bomb
    bomblet.

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stun_baton

  • noun a weapon designed to disable a victim temporarily by delivering a nonlethal high-voltage electric shock
    stun gun.

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equipping

  • noun the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
    armament; arming.
  • verb provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose
    equip; fit out; fit; outfit.
    • The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

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paramilitary_organization

  • noun a group of civilians organized in a military fashion (especially to operate in place of or to assist regular army troops)
    paramilitary unit; paramilitary; paramilitary force; paramilitary organisation.

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hired

  • adjective satellite having services engaged for a fee
    • hired hands
    • a hired gun
  • verb engage or hire for work
    employ; hire; engage.
    • They hired two new secretaries in the department
    • How many people has she employed?

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letter

  • noun a written message addressed to a person or organization
    missive.
    • mailed an indignant letter to the editor
  • noun the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech
    alphabetic character; letter of the alphabet.
    • his grandmother taught him his letters

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services

  • noun performance of duties or provision of space and equipment helpful to others
    • the mayor tried to maintain city services
    • the medical services are excellent
  • noun work done by one person or group that benefits another
    service.
    • budget separately for goods and services

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gallery

  • noun spectators at a golf or tennis match
  • noun a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
    veranda; verandah.

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u._s._coast_guard

  • noun an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce
    United States Coast Guard; US Coast Guard.

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knucks

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knuckles; brass knuckles; brass knucks.

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pipe

  • noun a tube with a small bowl at one end; used for smoking tobacco
    tobacco pipe.
  • noun a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
    piping; pipage.

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aerosol

  • noun a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas
  • noun a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)
    aerosol container; aerosol can; spray can; aerosol bomb.

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military_personnel

  • noun soldiers collectively
    soldiery; troops.
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; man.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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marvel

  • noun something that causes feelings of wonder
    wonder.
    • the wonders of modern science
  • verb be amazed at
    wonder.
    • We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities

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car_bomb

  • noun a bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device

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bomb

  • noun an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
  • noun strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
    bomb calorimeter.

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implements_of_war

  • noun weapons considered collectively
    weapons system; weaponry; arms; munition.

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armament

  • noun weaponry used by military or naval force
  • noun the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
    arming; equipping.

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gas_shell

  • noun (military) bomb consisting of an explosive projectile filled with a toxic gas that is released when the bomb explodes

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military_police

  • noun a military corps that enforces discipline and guards prisoners
    MP.

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soldiery

  • noun soldiers collectively
    troops; military personnel.

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general_headquarters

  • noun military headquarters from which a military commander controls and organizes the forces
    command post; GHQ.

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ground

  • noun the solid part of the earth's surface
    dry land; land; terra firma; earth; solid ground.
    • the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
    • the earth shook for several minutes
    • he dropped the logs on the ground
  • noun a rational motive for a belief or action
    reason.
    • the reason that war was declared
    • the grounds for their declaration

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high_explosive

  • noun a powerful chemical explosive that produces gas at a very high rate

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shore_patrol

  • noun the military police of the navy

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weekend_warrior

  • noun a homeowner who acts as a contractor and tries to do major improvement projects on weekends (often without understanding the scope of the work to be done)
  • noun a reservist who fulfills the military obligation on weekends

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brass_knucks

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knuckles; knucks; brass knuckles.

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knuckle

  • noun a joint of a finger when the fist is closed
    metacarpophalangeal joint; knuckle joint.
  • verb press or rub with the knuckles

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fuel

  • noun a substance that can be consumed to produce energy
    • more fuel is needed during the winter months
    • they developed alternative fuels for aircraft
  • verb provide with a combustible substance that provides energy
    • fuel aircraft, ships, and cars

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infernal

  • noun an inhabitant of Hell
    • his roar made the infernals quake
  • adjective characteristic of or resembling Hell
    • infernal noise
    • infernal punishment

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hit

  • noun (baseball) a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)
    • he came all the way around on Williams' hit
  • noun the act of contacting one thing with another
    hitting; striking.
    • repeated hitting raised a large bruise
    • after three misses she finally got a hit

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cannon

  • noun a large artillery gun that is usually on wheels
  • noun heavy gun fired from a tank

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fragmentation

  • noun separating something into fine particles
    atomisation; atomization.
  • noun the disintegration of social norms governing behavior and thought and social relationships

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atomic_weapon

  • noun a weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction
    nuclear weapon.

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penetration_bomb

  • noun a bomb with about 30% explosive and a casing designed to penetrate hardened targets before the explosive detonates

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gray

  • noun a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
    grayness; greyness; grey.
  • noun clothing that is a grey color
    grey.
    • he was dressed in grey

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ammunition

  • noun projectiles to be fired from a gun
    ammo.
  • noun any nuclear or chemical or biological material that can be used as a weapon of mass destruction

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resource

  • noun available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed
  • noun a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed
    • the local library is a valuable resource

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source

  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; root; beginning; rootage.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root
  • noun a document (or organization) from which information is obtained
    • the reporter had two sources for the story

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time_bomb

  • noun a problematic situation that will eventually become dangerous if not addressed
    ticking bomb.
    • India is a demographic time bomb
    • the refugee camp is a ticking bomb waiting to go off
  • noun a bomb that has a detonating mechanism that can be set to go off at a particular time
    infernal machine.

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vacuum_bomb

  • noun a bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive
    fuel-air bomb; thermobaric bomb; volume-detonation bomb; aerosol bomb.
    • a thermobaric bomb can create overpressures equal to an atomic bomb

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national

  • noun a person who owes allegiance to that nation
    subject.
    • a monarch has a duty to his subjects
  • adjective of or relating to or belonging to a nation or country
    • national hero
    • national anthem
    • a national landmark

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up

  • verb raise
    • up the ante
  • adjective being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level
    • the anchor is up
    • the sun is up
    • he lay face up
    • he is up by a pawn
    • the market is up
    • the corn is up

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defense

  • noun (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
    defence; defensive measure.
    • they died in the defense of Stalingrad
    • they were developed for the defense program
  • noun protection from harm
    defence.
    • sanitation is the best defense against disease

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dumb

  • adjective satellite slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
    dim; slow; dense; obtuse; dull.
    • so dense he never understands anything I say to him
    • never met anyone quite so dim
    • although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray
    • dumb officials make some really dumb decisions
    • he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse
    • worked with the slow students
  • adjective satellite temporarily incapable of speaking
    speechless.
    • struck dumb
    • speechless with shock

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arm

  • noun a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
  • noun any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
    limb; branch.
    • the arm of the record player
    • an arm of the sea
    • a branch of the sewer

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nuclear

  • adjective (weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
    atomic.
    • nuclear war
    • nuclear weapons
    • atomic bombs
  • adjective of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of an atom
    • nuclear physics
    • nuclear fission
    • nuclear forces

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thermonuclear

  • adjective satellite using nuclear weapons based on fusion as distinguished from fission

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fission

  • noun reproduction of some unicellular organisms by division of the cell into two more or less equal parts
  • noun a nuclear reaction in which a massive nucleus splits into smaller nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy
    nuclear fission.

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weapon

  • noun any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    arm; weapon system.
    • he was licensed to carry a weapon
  • noun a means of persuading or arguing
    artillery.
    • he used all his conversational weapons

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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torpedo

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; gunslinger; hired gun; shooter; gun; triggerman; hitman; gunman; gun for hire.
  • noun a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    wedge; bomber; hero; sub; hero sandwich; poor boy; submarine; zep; Cuban sandwich; grinder; hoagie; Italian sandwich; hoagy; submarine sandwich.

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emplacement

  • noun military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon
  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    placement; positioning; location; position; locating.

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knuckle_duster

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckles; knucks; brass knuckles; brass knucks.

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smart_bomb

  • noun a bomb that can be guided (by a laser beam or radio) to its target
    • smart bombs have revolutionized aerial bombardment

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explosive

  • noun a chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck
  • adjective serving to explode or characterized by explosion or sudden outburst
    • an explosive device
    • explosive gas
    • explosive force
    • explosive violence
    • an explosive temper

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luftwaffe

  • noun the German airforce
    German Luftwaffe.

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gun_emplacement

  • noun an emplacement for a gun
    weapons emplacement.

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outfit

  • noun any cohesive unit such as a military company
  • noun a set of clothing (with accessories)
    rig; turnout; getup.
    • his getup was exceedingly elegant

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installation

  • noun the act of installing something (as equipment)
    installing; installment; instalment.
    • the telephone installation took only a few minutes
  • noun a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry
    facility.
    • the assembly plant is an enormous facility

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e-bomb

  • noun a bomb that explodes in midair and releases a massive burst of electromagnetic energy sufficient to disable computers and telecommunications without killing people or damaging buildings
    microwave bomb.

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service_staff

  • noun those in a business responsible for maintaining the physical plant
    maintenance staff.

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army_base

  • noun a large base of operations for an army

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broadside

  • noun an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
    handbill; flier; bill; flyer; broadsheet; throwaway; circular.
    • he mailed the circular to all subscribers
  • noun a speech of violent denunciation
    tirade; philippic.

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selective

  • adjective satellite tending to select; characterized by careful choice
    • an exceptionally quick and selective reader"- John Mason Brown
  • adjective satellite characterized by very careful or fastidious selection
    • the school was very selective in its admissions

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thermobaric

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antipersonnel

  • adjective satellite designed to inflict death or personal injury rather than material destruction

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spear

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    lance; shaft.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; lance.

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munition

  • noun weapons considered collectively
    weapons system; weaponry; implements of war; arms.
  • noun military supplies
    ordnance; ordnance store.

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guerilla_force

  • noun an irregular armed force that fights by sabotage and harassment; often rural and organized in large groups
    guerrilla force.

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pipe_bomb

  • noun a small homemade bomb usually contained in a metal pipe

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call_up

  • noun an order to report for military duty
  • verb bring forward for consideration
    bring forward.
    • The case was called up in court

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thermobaric_bomb

  • noun a bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive
    fuel-air bomb; volume-detonation bomb; aerosol bomb; vacuum bomb.
    • a thermobaric bomb can create overpressures equal to an atomic bomb

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antipersonnel_bomb

  • noun a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles
    daisy cutter; fragmentation bomb; anti-personnel bomb.

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remote-control_bomb

  • noun a bomb that can be detonated by remote control

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mobilization

  • noun act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
    mobilisation; militarisation; militarization.
  • noun act of marshaling and organizing and making ready for use or action
    mobilisation.
    • mobilization of the country's economic resources

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four-pounder

  • noun an artillery gun that throws a shot weighing four pounds

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marine_corps

  • noun an amphibious division of the United States Navy
    US Marine Corps; United States Marines; USMC; United States Marine Corps.

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german_luftwaffe

  • noun the German airforce
    Luftwaffe.

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maintenance

  • noun activity involved in maintaining something in good working order
    upkeep; care.
    • he wrote the manual on car care
  • noun means of maintenance of a family or group

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armory

  • noun a collection of resources
    armoury; inventory.
    • he dipped into his intellectual armory to find an answer
  • noun all the weapons and equipment that a country has
    armoury; arsenal.

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fire

  • noun the event of something burning (often destructive)
    • they lost everything in the fire
  • noun the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy
    firing.
    • hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes
    • they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

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war_hawk

  • noun an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations
    hawk.

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gas

  • noun the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container
    gaseous state.
  • noun a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely

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standing_army

  • noun a permanent army of paid soldiers

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marines

  • noun members of a body of troops trained to serve on land or at sea
  • noun a member of the United States Marine Corps
    shipboard soldier; devil dog; Marine; leatherneck.

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ordnance

  • noun military supplies
    ordnance store; munition.
  • noun large but transportable armament
    heavy weapon; artillery; gun.

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shaft

  • noun a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer
  • noun an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
    gibe; shot; dig; barb; slam; jibe.
    • his parting shot was `drop dead'
    • she threw shafts of sarcasm
    • she takes a dig at me every chance she gets

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airforce

  • noun the airborne branch of a country's armed forces
    air force.

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launcher

  • noun armament in the form of a device capable of launching a rocket
    rocket launcher.
  • noun a device that launches aircraft from a warship
    catapult.

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delamirie

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air

  • noun a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
    • air pollution
    • a smell of chemicals in the air
    • open a window and let in some air
    • I need some fresh air
  • noun the region above the ground
    • her hand stopped in mid air
    • he threw the ball into the air

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iron_foundry

  • noun a foundry where cast iron is produced

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plastic_bomb

  • noun a bomb made of plastic explosive

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weapon_of_mass_destruction

  • noun a weapon that kills or injures civilian as well as military personnel (nuclear and chemical and biological weapons)
    W.M.D.; WMD.

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stink

  • noun a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant
    foetor; fetor; malodor; mephitis; malodour; reek; stench.
  • verb be extremely bad in quality or in one's performance
    • This term paper stinks!

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field_gun

  • noun movable artillery (other than antiaircraft) used by armies in the field (especially for direct support of front-line troops)
    field artillery.

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weapons_emplacement

  • noun an emplacement for a gun
    gun emplacement.

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horse_cavalry

  • noun troops trained to fight on horseback
    cavalry; horse.
    • 500 horse led the attack
  • noun an army unit mounted on horseback

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hardware

  • noun major items of military weaponry (as tanks or missile)
  • noun instrumentalities (tools or implements) made of metal
    ironware.

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cluster

  • noun a grouping of a number of similar things
    clustering; clump; bunch.
    • a bunch of trees
    • a cluster of admirers
  • verb come together as in a cluster or flock
    flock; clump; constellate.
    • The poets constellate in this town every summer

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line_personnel

  • noun personnel having direct job performance responsibilities

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letter_bomb

  • noun a thin explosive device inside an envelope or package and detonated when opened
    parcel bomb; package bomb.
  • verb send an explosive to
    • The Unabomber letter bombed a number of individuals and institutions

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heavy_weapon

  • noun large but transportable armament
    ordnance; artillery; gun.

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defence

  • noun (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires
    defence mechanism; defense reaction; defense; defense mechanism; defence reaction.
  • noun (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring
    defense; defending team.
    • his teams are always good on defense

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coastguard

  • noun a military service responsible for the safety of maritime traffic in coastal waters

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newsroom

  • noun the staff of a newspaper or the news department of a periodical
    • every newspaper editor is criticized by the newsroom
  • noun an office in which news is processed by a newspaper or news agency or television or radio station

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balloon

  • noun large tough nonrigid bag filled with gas or heated air
  • noun small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck

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inventory

  • noun a detailed list of all the items in stock
    stock list.
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    stock.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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militaristic

  • adjective satellite imbued with militarism

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organisation

  • noun the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something
    governing body; administration; governance; organization; brass; establishment.
    • he claims that the present administration is corrupt
    • the governance of an association is responsible to its members
    • he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment
  • noun a group of people who work together
    organization.

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workforce

  • noun the force of workers available
    hands; manpower; work force; men.

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royal_air_force

  • noun the airforce of Great Britain
    RAF.

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fuel-air_bomb

  • noun a bomb that uses a fuel-air explosive
    thermobaric bomb; volume-detonation bomb; aerosol bomb; vacuum bomb.
    • a thermobaric bomb can create overpressures equal to an atomic bomb

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purpose

  • noun an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
    aim; intention; design; intent.
    • his intent was to provide a new translation
    • good intentions are not enough
    • it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs
    • he made no secret of his designs
  • noun what something is used for
    function; use; role.
    • the function of an auger is to bore holes
    • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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fort_george_gordon_meade

  • noun a United States Army base in Maryland; headquarters of the National Security Agency
    Fort George G. Meade; Fort Meade.

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destruction

  • noun the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
    devastation.
  • noun an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something
    wipeout; demolition.

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implement

  • noun instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end
  • verb apply in a manner consistent with its purpose or design
    • implement a procedure

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weapon

  • noun any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    arm; weapon system.
    • he was licensed to carry a weapon
  • noun a means of persuading or arguing
    artillery.
    • he used all his conversational weapons

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levy_en_masse

  • noun the act of drafting into military service
    levy.

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command

  • noun an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
    bid; dictation; bidding.
  • noun a military unit or region under the control of a single officer

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english

Of or pertaining to England, or to its inhabitants, or to the present so-called Anglo-Saxon race.

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organization

  • noun a group of people who work together
    organisation.
  • noun an organized structure for arranging or classifying
    organisation; system; arrangement.
    • he changed the arrangement of the topics
    • the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original
    • he tried to understand their system of classification

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fission_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)
    atomic bomb; plutonium bomb; atom bomb; A-bomb.

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arming

  • noun the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
    armament; equipping.
  • verb prepare oneself for a military confrontation
    build up; gird; fortify; arm.
    • The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East
    • troops are building up on the Iraqi border

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rocket

  • noun any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
    projectile.
  • noun a jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion
    rocket engine.

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athletic

  • adjective relating to or befitting athletics or athletes
    • athletic facilities
  • adjective satellite vigorously active
    gymnastic; acrobatic.
    • an acrobatic dance
    • an athletic child
    • athletic playing
    • gymnastic exercises

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armour

  • noun a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles
    armor.
  • noun protective covering made of metal and used in combat
    armor.

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atomic

  • adjective of or relating to or comprising atoms
    • atomic structure
    • atomic hydrogen
  • adjective (weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
    nuclear.
    • nuclear war
    • nuclear weapons
    • atomic bombs

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united_states_coast_guard

  • noun an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce
    U. S. Coast Guard; US Coast Guard.

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microwave_bomb

  • noun a bomb that explodes in midair and releases a massive burst of electromagnetic energy sufficient to disable computers and telecommunications without killing people or damaging buildings
    E-bomb.

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legion

  • noun archaic terms for army
    host.
  • noun association of ex-servicemen
    • the American Legion

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daisy_cutter

  • noun a bomb with only 10 to 20 per cent explosive and the remainder consisting of casings designed to break into many small high-velocity fragments; most effective against troops and vehicles
    antipersonnel bomb; fragmentation bomb; anti-personnel bomb.
  • noun a batted or served ball that skims along close to the ground

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character

  • noun an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
    fictional character; fictitious character.
    • she is the main character in the novel
  • noun a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
    lineament; quality.
    • each town has a quality all its own
    • the radical character of our demands

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resourcefulness

  • noun the quality of being able to cope with a difficult situation
    • a man of great resourcefulness
  • noun the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems
    imagination; resource.
    • a man of resource

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defence_system

  • noun the weaponry available for the defense of a region
    defense system.

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location

  • noun a point or extent in space
  • noun the act of putting something in a certain place
    emplacement; placement; positioning; position; locating.

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armed_forces

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    military; armed services; military machine; war machine.
    • 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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smart

  • noun a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
    smartness; smarting.
  • verb be the source of pain
    ache; hurt.

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innsbruck

  • noun city in southwestern Austria; known as a summer and winter resort

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conscript

  • noun someone who is drafted into military service
    draftee; inductee.
  • verb enroll into service compulsorily
    • The men were conscripted

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fusion

  • noun an occurrence that involves the production of a union
    merger; unification.
  • noun the state of being combined into one body
    coalition.

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vacuum

  • noun the absence of matter
    vacuity.
  • noun an empty area or space
    vacancy; void; emptiness.
    • the huge desert voids
    • the emptiness of outer space
    • without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

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siġġiewi

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advanced

  • adjective satellite farther along in physical or mental development
    • the child's skeletal age was classified as `advanced'
    • children in the advanced classes in elementary school read far above grade average
  • verb move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
    advance; move on; march on; progress; pass on; go on.
    • Time marches on

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fort_meade

  • noun a United States Army base in Maryland; headquarters of the National Security Agency
    Fort George G. Meade; Fort George Gordon Meade.

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paramilitary

  • noun a group of civilians organized in a military fashion (especially to operate in place of or to assist regular army troops)
    paramilitary unit; paramilitary organization; paramilitary force; paramilitary organisation.
  • adjective of or relating to a group of civilians organized to function like or to assist a military unit

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militarize

  • verb lend a military character to (a country), as by building up a military force
    militarise.
    • militarize Germany again after the war
  • verb adopt for military use
    militarise.
    • militarize the Civil Service

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armed_service

  • noun a force that is a branch of the armed forces
    military service; service.

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incendiary

  • noun a criminal who illegally sets fire to property
    arsonist; firebug.
  • noun a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)
    firebomb; incendiary bomb.

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stun_gun

  • noun a weapon designed to disable a victim temporarily by delivering a nonlethal high-voltage electric shock
    stun baton.

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homing

  • adjective satellite orienting or directing homeward or to a destination
    • the homing instinct
    • a homing beacon
  • verb provide with, or send to, a home
    home.

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anti

  • noun a person who is opposed (to an action or policy or practice etc.)
    • the antis smelled victory after a long battle
  • adjective not in favor of (an action or proposal etc.)

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security

  • noun the state of being free from danger or injury
    • we support the armed services in the name of national security
  • noun defense against financial failure; financial independence
    protection.
    • his pension gave him security in his old age
    • insurance provided protection against loss of wages due to illness

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security_staff

  • noun those in an organization responsible for preventing spying or theft

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staff

  • noun personnel who assist their superior in carrying out an assigned task
    • the hospital has an excellent nursing staff
    • the general relied on his staff to make routine decisions
  • noun a strong rod or stick with a specialized utilitarian purpose
    • he walked with the help of a wooden staff

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martial

  • adjective satellite (of persons) befitting a warrior
    soldierlike; warriorlike; soldierly.
    • a military bearing
  • noun Roman poet noted for epigrams (first century BC)

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weapons_system

  • noun weapons considered collectively
    weaponry; implements of war; arms; munition.

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atomic_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon in which enormous energy is released by nuclear fission (splitting the nuclei of a heavy element like uranium 235 or plutonium 239)
    fission bomb; plutonium bomb; atom bomb; A-bomb.

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homing_torpedo

  • noun a torpedo that is guided to its target (as by the sound of a ship's engines)

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for

In the most general sense, indicating that in consideration of, in view of, or with reference to, which anything is done or takes place.

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microwave

  • noun a short electromagnetic wave (longer than infrared but shorter than radio waves); used for radar and microwave ovens and for transmitting telephone, facsimile, video and data
  • noun kitchen appliance that cooks food by passing an electromagnetic wave through it; heat results from the absorption of energy by the water molecules in the food
    microwave oven.

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knife

  • noun edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
  • noun a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point

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regular_army

  • noun a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
    ground forces; army.

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gravity_bomb

  • noun a bomb that falls because of gravity and is not guided to a target
    dumb bomb.

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host

  • noun a person who invites guests to a social event (such as a party in his or her own home) and who is responsible for them while they are there
  • noun a vast multitude
    legion; horde.

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paramilitary_force

  • noun a group of civilians organized in a military fashion (especially to operate in place of or to assist regular army troops)
    paramilitary unit; paramilitary organization; paramilitary; paramilitary organisation.

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dumb_bomb

  • noun a bomb that falls because of gravity and is not guided to a target
    gravity bomb.

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bangalore

  • noun an industrial city in south central India (west of Chennai)

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ordnance_store

  • noun military supplies
    ordnance; munition.

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pike

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.
  • noun highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh

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megaton

  • noun a measure of explosive power (of an atomic weapon) equal to that of one million tons of TNT
  • noun one million tons

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rallying

  • noun the act of mobilizing for a common purpose
    • the bell was a signal for the rallying of the whole neighborhood
  • noun the feat of mustering strength for a renewed effort
    rally.
    • he singled to start a rally in the 9th inning
    • he feared the rallying of their troops for a counterattack

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chemical_bomb

  • noun a bomb laden with chemical agents that are released when the bomb explodes
    gas bomb.

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package

  • noun a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
    parcel; packet; bundle.
  • noun a wrapped container
    parcel.

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management_personnel

  • noun personnel having overall planning and direction responsibilities

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hatchet

  • noun weapon consisting of a fighting ax; used by North American Indians
    tomahawk.
  • noun a small ax with a short handle used with one hand (usually to chop wood)

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regular

  • noun a regular patron
    fixture; habitue.
    • an habitue of the racetrack
    • a bum who is a Central Park fixture
  • noun a soldier in the regular army

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marshal

  • noun a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law
    marshall.
  • noun (in some countries) a military officer of highest rank
    marshall.

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software

  • noun (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory
    computer software; package; software program; software package; software system.
    • the market for software is expected to expand

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soldiering

  • noun skills that are required for the life of soldier
    soldiership.
  • noun the evasion of work or duty
    slacking; shirking; goofing off; goldbricking.

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defense_system

  • noun the weaponry available for the defense of a region
    defence system.

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submarine_torpedo

  • noun a torpedo designed to be launched from a submarine

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facility

  • noun a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry
    installation.
    • the assembly plant is an enormous facility
  • noun skillful performance or ability without difficulty
    quickness; deftness; adeptness; adroitness.
    • his quick adeptness was a product of good design
    • he was famous for his facility as an archer

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military_service

  • noun a force that is a branch of the armed forces
    armed service; service.
  • noun land tenure by service in the lord's army

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guard

  • noun a person who keeps watch over something or someone
  • noun the person who plays that position on a football team
    • the left guard was injured on the play

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stench

  • noun a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant
    foetor; stink; fetor; malodor; mephitis; malodour; reek.

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knuckles

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knucks; brass knuckles; brass knucks.
  • noun a joint of a finger when the fist is closed
    metacarpophalangeal joint; knuckle; knuckle joint.

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submarine

  • noun a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes
    U-boat; sub; pigboat.
  • noun a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    wedge; bomber; hero; sub; hero sandwich; poor boy; zep; Cuban sandwich; grinder; torpedo; hoagie; Italian sandwich; hoagy; submarine sandwich.

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parcel_bomb

  • noun a thin explosive device inside an envelope or package and detonated when opened
    letter bomb; package bomb.

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united_states_marine_corps

  • noun an amphibious division of the United States Navy
    Marine Corps; US Marine Corps; United States Marines; USMC.

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war

  • noun the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
    warfare.
    • thousands of people were killed in the war
  • noun a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
    state of war.
    • war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring

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sales_staff

  • noun those in a business who are responsible for sales

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brand

  • noun a name given to a product or service
    marque; trade name; brand name.
  • noun a recognizable kind
    make.
    • there's a new brand of hero in the movies now
    • what make of car is that?

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general_staff

  • noun military officers assigned to assist a senior officer in planning military policy

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pounder

  • noun (used only in combination) something weighing a given number of pounds
    • the fisherman caught a 10-pounder
    • their linemen are all 300-pounders
  • noun a heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone
    muller; pestle.

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atom

  • noun (physics and chemistry) the smallest component of an element having the chemical properties of the element
  • noun (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything
    speck; particle; molecule; corpuscle; mote.

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line

  • noun a formation of people or things one beside another
    • the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed
    • they were arrayed in line of battle
    • the cast stood in line for the curtain call
  • noun a mark that is long relative to its width
    • He drew a line on the chart

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outpost

  • noun a station in a remote or sparsely populated location
    outstation.
  • noun a settlement on the frontier of civilization
    frontier settlement.

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ground_forces

  • noun a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
    regular army; army.

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fort

  • noun a fortified military post where troops are stationed
    garrison.
  • noun a fortified defensive structure
    fortress.

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volume

  • noun the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object
    • the gas expanded to twice its original volume
  • noun the property of something that is great in magnitude
    bulk; mass.
    • it is cheaper to buy it in bulk
    • he received a mass of correspondence
    • the volume of exports

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hire

  • noun a newly hired employee
    • the new hires need special training
  • noun the act of hiring something or someone
    • he signed up for a week's car hire

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armorial

  • adjective of or relating to heraldry or heraldic arms
    • armorial bearing

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union_army

  • noun the northern army during the American Civil War

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muster

  • noun a gathering of military personnel for duty
    • he was thrown in the brig for missing muster
  • noun compulsory military service
    selective service; draft; conscription.

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armed_services

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; military; military machine; war machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker
  • noun a force that is a branch of the armed forces
    armed service; military service; service.

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military_installation

  • noun any facility servicing military forces

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remilitarization

  • noun the act of militarizing again
    remilitarisation.

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smoke_bomb

  • noun a bomb that gives off thick smoke when it explodes; used to make a smoke screen or to mark a position
    smoke grenade.

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display

  • noun something intended to communicate a particular impression
    show.
    • made a display of strength
    • a show of impatience
    • a good show of looking interested
  • noun something shown to the public
    exhibit; showing.
    • the museum had many exhibits of oriental art

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plutonium

  • noun a solid silvery grey radioactive transuranic element whose atoms can be split when bombarded with neutrons; found in minute quantities in uranium ores but is usually synthesized in nuclear reactors; 13 isotopes are known with the most important being plutonium 239
    atomic number 94; Pu.

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bell

  • noun a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck
  • noun a push button at an outer door that gives a ringing or buzzing signal when pushed
    buzzer; doorbell.

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shooter

  • noun a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles
    taw.
  • noun a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot)
    shot.
    • he is a crack shot
    • a poor shooter

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aerial

  • noun a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer
    forward pass.
  • noun an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals
    transmitting aerial; antenna.

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forearm

  • noun the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
  • verb arm in advance of a confrontation

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package_bomb

  • noun a thin explosive device inside an envelope or package and detonated when opened
    letter bomb; parcel bomb.

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sales

  • noun income (at invoice values) received for goods and services over some given period of time
    gross revenue; gross sales.
  • noun a particular instance of selling
    sale.
    • he has just made his first sale
    • they had to complete the sale before the banks closed

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general

  • noun a general officer of the highest rank
    full general.
  • noun the head of a religious order or congregation
    superior general.

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imagination

  • noun the formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses
    imaginativeness; vision.
    • popular imagination created a world of demons
    • imagination reveals what the world could be
  • noun the ability to form mental images of things or events
    mental imagery; imagery; imaging.
    • he could still hear her in his imagination

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machine_gunner

  • noun a serviceman in the artillery
    artilleryman; cannoneer; gunner.

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stench_bomb

  • noun a small bomb designed to give off a foul odor when it explodes
    stink bomb.

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file

  • noun a set of related records (either written or electronic) kept together
    data file.
  • noun a line of persons or things ranged one behind the other
    Indian file; single file.

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rally

  • noun a large gathering of people intended to arouse enthusiasm
    mass meeting.
  • noun the feat of mustering strength for a renewed effort
    rallying.
    • he singled to start a rally in the 9th inning
    • he feared the rallying of their troops for a counterattack

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ship

  • noun a vessel that carries passengers or freight
  • verb transport commercially
    send; transport.

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constabulary

  • noun the force of policemen and officers
    law; police; police force.
    • the law came looking for him

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cavalry

  • noun troops trained to fight on horseback
    horse; horse cavalry.
    • 500 horse led the attack
  • noun a highly mobile army unit

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personnel

  • noun group of people willing to obey orders
    force.
    • a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens
  • noun the department responsible for hiring and training and placing employees and for setting policies for personnel management
    personnel department; personnel office; staff office.

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storage

  • noun the act of storing something
  • noun a depository for goods
    entrepot; depot; store; storehouse.
    • storehouses were built close to the docks

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field

  • noun a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed
    • he planted a field of wheat
  • noun a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
    battlefield; battleground; field of battle; field of honor.
    • they made a tour of Civil War battlefields

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war_machine

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; military; armed services; military machine.
    • 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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smoke_grenade

  • noun a bomb that gives off thick smoke when it explodes; used to make a smoke screen or to mark a position
    smoke bomb.

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remilitarise

  • verb militarize anew
    remilitarize.
    • Should Japan be remilitarized?

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fire_ship

  • noun a weapon consisting of a ship carrying explosives that is set adrift to destroy enemy ships

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lance

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    shaft; spear.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; spear.

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remilitarize

  • verb militarize anew
    remilitarise.
    • Should Japan be remilitarized?

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hired_gun

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    hit man; gunslinger; shooter; gun; triggerman; hitman; gunman; torpedo; gun for hire.

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sling

  • noun a highball with liquor and water with sugar and lemon or lime juice
  • noun a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic between the arms; used to propel small stones
    catapult; slingshot.

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hit_man

  • noun a professional killer who uses a gun
    gunslinger; hired gun; shooter; gun; triggerman; hitman; gunman; torpedo; gun for hire.

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fusion_bomb

  • noun a nuclear weapon that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium
    hydrogen bomb; H-bomb; thermonuclear bomb.

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private_security_force

  • noun a privately employed group hired to protect the security of a business or industry
    security force.

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weaponry

  • noun weapons considered collectively
    weapons system; implements of war; arms; munition.

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brass

  • noun an alloy of copper and zinc
  • noun a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece
    brass instrument.

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weekend

  • noun a time period usually extending from Friday night through Sunday; more loosely defined as any period of successive days including one and only one Sunday
  • verb spend the weekend

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remote

  • noun a device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance
    remote control.
    • he lost the remote for his TV
  • adjective satellite located far away spatially
    distant.
    • distant lands
    • remote stars

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armor

  • noun protective covering made of metal and used in combat
    armour.
  • noun a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles
    armour.

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depth

  • noun the extent downward or backward or inward
    deepness.
    • the depth of the water
    • depth of a shelf
    • depth of a closet
  • noun degree of psychological or intellectual profundity

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mass

  • noun the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; mountain; deal; wad; muckle; pile; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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time

  • noun an instance or single occasion for some event
    clip.
    • this time he succeeded
    • he called four times
    • he could do ten at a clip
  • noun a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something
    • take time to smell the roses
    • I didn't have time to finish
    • it took more than half my time

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management

  • noun the act of managing something
    direction.
    • he was given overall management of the program
    • is the direction of the economy a function of government?
  • noun those in charge of running a business

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selective_service

  • noun an independent federal agency that administers compulsory military service
    SSS; Selective Service System.
  • noun compulsory military service
    muster; draft; conscription.

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reserve

  • noun formality and propriety of manner
    modesty.
  • noun something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose
    stockpile; backlog.

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bioarm

  • noun any weapon usable in biological warfare
    bioweapon; biological weapon.
    • they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon

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