Definitions for back-up

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Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. back-up

    In cartography, an image printed on the reverse side of a map sheet already printed on one side. Also the printing of such images.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Francis East:

    Just to see Old Glory go back up over Cuba.

  2. Cierra Martin:

    The seed vault is the back-up of the back-up.

  3. Carin Leffler:

    They lack credibility when they don't back up words with action.

  4. Ahmed Korayem:

    Kick a man who's down and he's bound to kill you if he ever gets back up

  5. Ziva Branstetter:

    These records back up the validity of our story and we stand by our story.


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