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. Ahmed Jawad:

    Military service has become unlimited... no one knows how long they'll go for.

  3. President Petro Poroshenko:

    Next year I am sure there will be further (wage) growth to raise not only the moral but also the financial attractiveness of military service.

  4. David Eastburn:

    Due to the complexity of this new medical standard, trained medical officers will perform a medical prescreen of transgender applicants for military service who otherwise meet all applicable applicant standards.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of military service

  1. military servicemilitary servicemilitary service

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