line of departure


line of departure
1. In land warfare, a line designated to coordinate the departure of attack elements. 2. In amphibious warfare, a suitably marked offshore coordinating line to assist assault craft to land on designated beaches at scheduled times. Also called LD.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • line of departure — a line which units of a military force are ordered to cross at a certain time to coordinate an attack …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Departure — De*par ture (?; 135), n. [From {Depart}.] 1. Division; separation; putting away. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] No other remedy . . . but absolute departure. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Separation or removal from a place; the act or process of departing or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Departure — Студийный альбом Journey …   Википедия

  • Departure (album de Journey) — Departure Album par Journey Sortie 23 mars 1980 Enregistrement novembre 1979 Automatt Studios Durée 37:49 Genre Hard rock, Rock Producteur …   Wikipédia en Français


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