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Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. on-call

    1. A term used to signify that a prearranged concentration, air strike, or final protective fire may be called for. 2. Preplanned, identified force or materiel requirements without designated time-phase and destination information. Such requirements will be called forward upon order of competent authority.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on-call in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on-call in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chief Executive Jeffrey Smith:

    It's a tough call.

  2. Beth Sworobuk of Washington:

    I call that stealing.

  3. Andy Cole:

    We call it eructation.

  4. Tim Cook:

    We simply call it, TV.

  5. Jacqui Gonzales:

    I still call the phone.

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