military group

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n military group a unit that is part of some military service "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
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Usage

In literature:

In contrast, the Turks maintained military discipline and group solidarity.
"The Black Experience in America" by Norman Coombs
The military household of the King was a group of chosen troops.
"The Duchess of Berry and the Court of Charles X" by Imbert De Saint-Amand
Presently we came to a group of military motors drawn up by the roadside, and a field black with wheeling troops.
"Fighting France" by Edith Wharton
It is the first economic and the first military group.
"The Life of Reason" by George Santayana
A hundred yards off stood a group of tribesmen formed in some semblance of military order, each with a smoking rifle in his hand.
"The Half-Hearted" by John Buchan
Tom, who spoke Spanish fairly well, explained to a small group of San Rosario military technicians how the quake deflector worked.
"Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X" by Victor Appleton
Rather, they have a military, material standard of the type of a somewhat primitive social group.
"With Our Soldiers in France" by Sherwood Eddy
As the hour drew near they laid aside their overcoats, and composed an odd group for a military critic.
"The King's Men" by Robert Grant, John Boyle O'Reilly, J. S. Dale, and John T. Wheelwright
He had first to impart the military tactics to a group of young officers.
"The Land of the Miamis" by Elmore Barce
He was surrounded by a group of young villagers, who were clamorously reminding him of his promise to tell them some of his military adventures.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 4" by Various
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In news:

A group of key lawmakers want assurances from the Defense and Justice departments that the rights of military and overseas citizens who vote absentee will be protected in the Nov 6 elections.
For the nonprofit Blue Star Families, it was the positive views of the military, especially after a decade of war, that stood out most in the group's recent survey.
Obama's trip to Burma , a reward for its ending of military rule, is criticized by some human-rights groups.
"The message to Cambodians is that even well-known killers are above the law if they have protection from the country's political and military leaders," said Brad Adams, the group's Asia director.
Palestinians in Gaza City gather around the wreckage of a car that was carrying Ahmed Jabari, head of the military wing of the Hamas militant group.
The UN panel also said there is a growing list of abuses committed by anti-government armed groups, including executions of military forces and suspected informers.
Military Spouses Group To Consider Lesbian Wife's Membership.
The military wants its trademarked symbols off this anti-Obama group's logo .
Rights groups accuse Foxconn, maker of Apple products, of a 'military like culture'.
Military Spouses Group To Consider Lesbian Wife's Membership.
Wolverine Lake group collecting supplies for military personnel .
ATLANTA — A former Navy recruit with ties to a militia group that prosecutors say plotted terrorist attacks while operating inside the US military pleaded guilty Wednesday to gang activity and drug charges.
A former Navy recruit arrested on drug charges is linked to a militia group that prosecutors say plotted terrorist attacks while operating inside the US military, prosecutors said Wednesday.
A former Navy recruit has been charged in connection with a militia group that Georgia prosecutors say plotted terrorist attacks while members operated inside the US military.
SAVANNAH — A former Navy recruit has been charged in connection with a militia group that Georgia prosecutors say plotted terrorist attacks while members operated inside the US military.
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In science:

In the military, individuals are systematically trained to suppress their individual desires for the good of the group.
Cooperation in Subset Team Games: Altruism and Selfishness
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