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military

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈmɪl·ɪˌter·i/ us  
relating to or belonging to the armed forces: military spending/intervention/forces A military academy is a place where soldiers are trained to become officers. A military academy (or school) is also a private school or college that expects obedience to rules, has uniforms, and is generally run like the armed forces.

military

noun [U]  /ˈmɪl·ɪˌter·i/ us  
the armed forces of a country: My Dad was in the military.
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