What does expeditionary mean?

Definitions for expeditionary
ˌɛk spɪˈdɪʃ əˌnɛr iex·pe·di·tionary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. expeditionary(adj)

    (used of military forces) designed for military operations abroad

    "the French expeditionary force in Indochina"

Wiktionary

  1. expeditionary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to an expedition

  2. expeditionary(Adjective)

    Intended for military operations abroad

Webster Dictionary

  1. Expeditionary(adj)

    of or pertaining to an expedition; as, an expeditionary force

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expeditionary in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expeditionary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of expeditionary in a Sentence

  1. Lindsey Graham:

    If I hear one more time that we're going to send the Kurds to go clean up the whole world, that's just ridiculous. The Kurdish military is not an expeditionary force.

  2. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    In full coordination with the government of Iraq, we're deploying a specialized expeditionary targeting force to assist Iraqi and Kurdish Peshmerga forces and to put even more pressure on ISIL, these special operators will over time be able to conduct raids, free hostages, gather intelligence and capture ISIL leaders.

  3. Defense Ash Carter:

    Next, in full coordination with the Government of Iraq, we're deploying a specialized expeditionary targeting force to assist Iraqi and Kurdish Peshmerga forces and to put even more pressure on ISIL, these special operators will over time be able to conduct raids, free hostages, gather intelligence, and capture ISIL leaders.

  4. The Jane analysts:

    Military personnel would likely arrive at these two bases as part of the rapid expeditionary force buildup currently centered around Latakia.

  5. Jennifer Cafarella:

    First, by dispatching expeditionary ISIS cells to areas such as Damascus and Lebanon, which can be activated and augmented at a later date, in addition, ISIS seeks to recruit local successful jihadist groups globally in areas such as Libya and Egypt, to bring them into the ISIS fold.

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