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military

adjective uk   /ˈmɪl.ɪ.tər.i/ us    /-ter-/
B2 relating to or belonging to the armed forces: foreign military intervention military targets/forces military uniformThe armed forces generally describes a characteristic that is typical of the armed forces: military precisionThe armed forces generally
militarily
adverb uk   /ˌmɪl.ɪˈter.ɪ.li/ us  

military

noun uk   /ˈmɪl.ɪ.tər.i/ us    /-ter.i/
the military C1 the armed forces: The military has opposed any cuts in defence spending.The armed forces generally
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