damage assessment
1. The determination of the effect of attacks on targets. 2. (DOD only) A determination of the effect of a compromise of classified information on national security. See also civil damage assessment; military damage assessment.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • damage assessment — žalos įvertinimas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Taikinių puolimo rezultatų nustatymas. atitikmenys: angl. damage assessment pranc. évaluation des dommages …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Bomb damage assessment — Bomb damage assessment, often referred to as BDA, is the practice of assessing damage inflicted on a target by an air campaign. It is part of the larger discipline of combat assessment (CA), also referred to as battle damage assessment (BA).… …   Wikipedia

  • battle damage assessment — The timely and accurate estimate of damage resulting from the application of military force, either lethal or nonlethal, against a predetermined objective. Battle damage assessment can be applied to the employment of all types of weapon systems… …   Military dictionary

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  • physical damage assessment — The estimate of the quantitative extent of physical damage (through munition blast, fragmentation, and/or fire damage effects) to a target resulting from the application of military force. This assessment is based usually upon single source data …   Military dictionary

  • nuclear damage assessment — branduolinių nuostolių įvertinimas statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Branduolinio smūgio padarytos žalos gyventojams, kariuomenei ir ištekliams nustatymas. Branduolinių nuostolių įvertinimas atliekamas branduolinio… …   Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • nuclear damage assessment — branduolinių nuostolių įvertinimas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Žalingų branduolinio sprogimo padarinių gyventojams, pajėgoms ir ištekliams nustatymas. Jis atliekamas puolimo metu ir po jo. Nuostolių dydis į šį įvertinimą neįtraukiamas.… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • direct damage assessment — ugnies rezultatų įvertinimas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Smūgio įvertinimas stebėjimo iš oro būdu, remiantis aerofotonuotraukomis ar tiesiogiai stebint. atitikmenys: angl. direct damage assessment pranc. évaluation directe des… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • nuclear damage assessment — The determination of the damage effect to the population, forces, and resources resulting from actual nuclear attack. It is performed during and after an attack. The operational significance of the damage is not evaluated in this assessment …   Military dictionary

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