What does deployment mean?

Definitions for deployment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deployment(noun)

    the distribution of forces in preparation for battle or work


  1. deployment(Noun)

    An arrangement or classification of things.

  2. deployment(Noun)

    An implementation, or putting into use, of something.

  3. deployment(Noun)

    The distribution of military forces prior to battle.

  4. deployment(Noun)

    when used in the context of parachuting: the start of something

  5. Origin: * deploy + -ment

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deployment(noun)

    the act of deploying; a spreading out of a body of men in order to extend their front

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. deployment

    1. In naval usage, the change from a cruising approach or contact disposition to a disposition for battle. 2. The movement of forces within operational areas. 3. The positioning of forces into a formation for battle. 4. The relocation of forces and materiel to desired operational areas. Deployment encompasses all activities from origin or home station through destination, specifically including intra-continental United States, intertheater, and intratheater movement legs, staging, and holding areas. See also deployment order; deployment planning; prepare to deploy order.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deployment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deployment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gregory Leatherman:

    He wasn't adjusting to the deployment like the rest of the guys were.

  2. Kyrk Storer:

    The deployment of a zero day highlights potential advancement by cyber criminals.

  3. Phil Mendelson:

    It doesn’t make sense to can the general in the middle of an active deployment.

  4. Noah Reiter:

    To our knowledge it is the first statewide deployment of our technology in the U.S..

  5. Thomas Nagy:

    A stable and effective framework is the only way forward to secure commercial deployment.

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