Service uniform


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Service uniform (Mil. & Nav) The uniform prescribed in regulations for active or routine service, in distinction from dress, full dress, etc. In the United States army it is of olive-drab woolen or khaki-colored cotton, with all metal attachments of dull-finish bronze, with the exceptional of insignia of rank, which are of gold or silver finish.
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In literature:

He had worn no uniform save the plainest of field service garments.
"A Son of the Immortals" by Louis Tracy
The next to put in an appearance was the engineer, who wore his service uniform.
"A Voyage with Captain Dynamite" by Charles Edward Rich
He was wearing the uniform of the Space Transport Service.
"The Man Who Hated Mars" by Gordon Randall Garrett
While wearing the uniform of the security services, Badr fighters have targeted Sunni Arab civilians.
"The Iraq Study Group Report" by United States Institute for Peace
Then they changed to Enforcement Service uniforms and took him to an Inquisitor.
"The Alembic Plot" by Ann Wilson
The veteran hero, though rich, wears a uniform that shows the marks of service.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 3 No 2, February 1863" by Various
The uniform of the American soldier, while not the prettiest, is the most serviceable.
"In the Flash Ranging Service" by Edward Alva Trueblood
She has always understood the Service to cling very much to its present uniform, and she would be sorry to shock their feelings.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume III (of 3), 1854-1861" by Queen of Great Britain Victoria
From the breast pocket of the trim blue and silver uniform of our Service he drew a long, crackling paper.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
I have treated militia service thus far as a recreation, because the members of uniformed corps have made it so.
"The Galaxy, June 1877" by Various

In news:

Secret Service Uniformed Division Officers, Washington DC DC.
Secret Service Uniformed Division Officers provide protection for.
Just a day before celebrations begin for this year's San Diego LGBT Pride Festival, the US Department of Defense has authorized all service members to wear their uniforms during the Pride Parade.
Offer valid for guests with proof of military service or those in uniform.
He retired from American Uniform after 45 years of service.
This year, 22 coalition service members have been killed by men in uniform.
He has shamed himself, his service, his uniform and his marriage.
The average for police and firefighters was $62,208, and two-thirds of those making pensions over $100,000 came from the uniformed services.
"The uniformed officers should have comfort and confidence that their benefits will be there for their service," said John Troyer, the county's senior director of finance.
Veterans Day was a day of service for many who wore the uniform.
Man in Afghan uniform kills NATO service member.
Thanks to Boston Emergency Medical Service responders , Taishana Lewis's brother survived being shot five times - and on Monday, he pinned her new Boston EMS badge to her uniform.
AAA Uniform Services, headquartered in Kansas City, and Shepherd 's Uniform and Linen Supply, with facilities in Dallas, Houston and Beaumont, Texas, have combined under the new name Ace ImageWear.
ARAMARK Uniform Services recently upgraded the wastewater treatment system at its facility here in response to the city's revised wastewater discharge regulations.
The Defense Department allowed dozens of service members to march in in uniform in San Diego's gay pride parade.

In science:

Representing a session as a Gird service will provide uniform management capabilities across different technologies that could be used to implement sessions.
Fine-Grained Authorization for Job Execution in the Grid: Design and Implementation
The jobs at station i have independent service times with distribution function G, mean µ−1 , where G is selected from the class of distributions Γ with uniformly bounded second moments.
A MARKOV chain model of a polling system with parameter regeneration
Part (i) ensures that the service rate is uniformly bounded from above and below and that the server is never trapped at any station forever.
A MARKOV chain model of a polling system with parameter regeneration
In this model, the service times uniformly distributed in the interval [θ1 , θ2 ] and inter-arrival times exponentially distributed with rate θ3 .
Constructing Summary Statistics for Approximate Bayesian Computation: Semi-automatic ABC
The lack of a uniform way of supporting this simple abstraction across our applications and services lead to unnecessary complications and a plethora of special purpose exchange points and formats.
A Case for a Global Information Network