What does military service mean?

Definitions for military service

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. military service, armed service, service(noun)

    a force that is a branch of the armed forces

  2. military service(noun)

    land tenure by service in the lord's army


  1. military service(Noun)

    Service in an army or other military organisation, whether as a chosen job or as a result of an involuntary draft (conscription).


  1. Military service

    Military service, in its simplest sense, is service by an individual or group in an army or other militia, whether as a chosen job or as a result of an involuntary draft. Some nations require a specific amount of military service from every citizen. A nation with a fully volunteer military does not normally require mandatory military service from its citizens, unless it is faced with a recruitment crisis during a time of war.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. Military Service

    A branch of the Armed Forces of the United States, established by act of Congress, in which persons are appointed, enlisted, or inducted for military service, and which operates and is administered within a military or executive department. The Military Services are: the United States Army, the United States Navy, the United States Air Force, the United States Marine Corps, and the United States Coast Guard.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of military service in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of military service in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Latin Proverb:

    Love is a kind of military service.

  2. Valentina Melnikova:

    It's not that easy to quit the army if you have a contract, the events related to his departure from the Russian Federation and his stay on the territory of Ukraine took place after his resignation and were not related to his military service.

  3. Dominic Certo:

    Anyone who has served our country and risked their lives or provided service for the citizens of this country as a veteran deserves amnesty -- especially when there are so many who have done nothing to earn citizenship or provide a military service to our country.

  4. Suzannah Creech:

    We need to ask about military service across all levels of the education and healthcare systems to better identify families and teens who may be at risk and in need of intervention, we also need to convey to parents that the health of the family environment is just as important as physical health.

  5. Beau Biden in public remarks:

    I got off a plane today at the airbase and I met a whole bunch of military folks there waiting to see me, they all made reference to my son and his military service and expressed their condolences. And although it's still kind of an open wound, it gave me a sense of strength knowing they all meant it.

Images & Illustrations of military service

  1. military servicemilitary servicemilitary service

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