selective mobilization
See mobilization, Part 2.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • Selective Service System — Agency overview Formed May 18, 1917 September 16, 1940 Headquarters Arlington County, Virginia, United States …   Wikipedia

  • mobilization — noun 1. act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: mobilization of the troops (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑mobilisation, ↑militarization, ↑militarisation • Ant: ↑demobilization • Derivationally related …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selective Service System — noun an independent federal agency that administers compulsory military service (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑Selective Service, ↑SSS • Hypernyms: ↑independent agency * * * the U.S. federal agency that facilitates the mobilization of military forces by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • selective service — noun compulsory military service • Syn: ↑conscription, ↑muster, ↑draft • Derivationally related forms: ↑draft (for: ↑draft), ↑muster ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selective Service System — the U.S. federal agency that facilitates the mobilization of military forces by requiring the registration of males between the ages of 18 and 26 years. Abbr.: SSS * * * …   Universalium

  • mobilization — Synonyms and related words: activation, activity, actuation, arms race, arrangement, assemblage, assembly, basic training, briefing, bugle call, call, call to arms, call up, canvass, catchword, census, clarion, clarion call, clearing the decks,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • selective service — Synonyms and related words: active service, call, call up, compulsory military service, conscription, draft, draft call, drafting, duty, enlistment, enrollment, impressment, induction, levy, mobilization, muster, national service, press,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Office of Defense Mobilization — The Office of Defense Mobilization (ODM) was an independent agency of the United States government whose function was to plan, coordinate, direct and control all wartime mobilization activities of the federal government, including manpower,… …   Wikipedia

  • individual mobilization augmentee — An individual reservist attending drills who receives training and is preassigned to an Active Component organization, a Selective Service System, or a Federal Emergency Management Agency billet that must be filled on, or shortly after,… …   Military dictionary

  • Joint mobilization — is a type of passive movement of a skeletal joint. It is usually aimed at a target synovial joint with the aim of achieving a therapeutic effect. When applied to the spine, it is known as spinal mobilization. Terminology Mobilization is a manual… …   Wikipedia

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