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national service

noun [U]
 
 
the period of time young people in some countries have to spend in the armyMilitary training and ceremonies
Translations of “national service”
in Chinese (Traditional) 兵役…
in Russian воинская повинность…
in Turkish askerlik hizmeti, askerlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 兵役…
in Polish (obowiązkowa) służba wojskowa…
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