course of action

course of action
The phase of the Joint Operation Planning and Execution System within the crisis action planning process that provides for the development of military responses and includes, within the limits of the time allowed: establishing force and sustainment requirements with actual units; evaluating force, logistic, and transportation feasibility; identifying and resolving resource shortfalls; recommending resource allocations; and producing a course of action via a commander

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • course of action — index arrangement (plan), avenue (means of attainment), campaign, design (intent), direction (course) …   Law dictionary

  • course of action — noun a mode of action if you persist in that course you will surely fail once a nation is embarked on a course of action it becomes extremely difficult for any retraction to take place • Syn: ↑course • Hypernyms: ↑action • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • course of action — Synonyms and related words: action, ad hoc measure, answer, artifice, contrivance, countermove, coup, demarche, device, dodge, effort, expedient, gimmick, improvisation, jury rig, jury rigged expedient, last expedient, last resort, last shift,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • course of action — n. manner of action …   English contemporary dictionary

  • course of action — noun A plan; a set of intended actions, through which one intends to achieve a goal …   Wiktionary

  • governing course of action — index policy (plan of action), practice (procedure) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • deception course of action — A deception scheme developed during the estimate process in sufficient detail to permit decisionmaking. At a minimum, a deception course of action will identify the deception objective, the deception target, the desired perception, the deception… …   Military dictionary

  • choose a course of action — index decide Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • particular course of action — index procedure Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • planned course of action — index forethought Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary


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