area of responsibility
The geographical area associated with a combatant command within which a combatant commander has authority to plan and conduct operations. Also called AOR. See also combatant command.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • area of intelligence responsibility — An area allocated to a commander in which the commander is responsible for the provision of intelligence within the means at the commander …   Military dictionary

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