staging area
noun Date: 1943 an area in which participants in a new especially military operation or mission are assembled and readied

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  • staging area — staging ,area noun count an area where people or pieces of equipment are brought together before a military operation is started …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • staging area — n. Mil. an area where troops are assembled and processed, as for regrouping, transportation, etc …   English World dictionary

  • staging area — staging .area n a place where soldiers meet and where military equipment is gathered before it is moved to another place …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Staging area — A staging area (or staging point) is a location where organisms, people, vehicles, equipment or material are assembled before use. Contents 1 Definition and usage 1.1 In construction 1.2 In ecology 1.3 In enter …   Wikipedia

  • staging area — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms staging area : singular staging area plural staging areas an area where people or pieces of equipment are brought together before a military operation is started …   English dictionary

  • staging area — noun A place to gather in preparation. The outpost near the border was used as a staging area for the armys invasion …   Wiktionary

  • staging area — susirinkimo rajonas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Bendra vieta, skirta surinkti pajėgų daliniams ir persiunčiamiems kariams, judantiems susisiekimo linijomis. atitikmenys: angl. staging area pranc. zone d’étape …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • staging area — sutelkimo rajonas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Rajonas tarp pasiruošimo operacijai vietos ir desanto veiksmų rajono (objekto), kuriame visos ar dalis pajėgų po pasiruošimo pasipildo degalų, persigrupuoja, yra apmokomos, inspektuojamos,… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • staging area — 1. an area, as a port of embarkation, where troops are assembled and readied for transit to a new field of operations. 2. any area or place serving as a point of assembly or preparation on the way to a destination. Also called staging post. [1940 …   Universalium

  • staging area — A general locality established for the concentration of troop units and transient personnel between movements over the lines of communications. Also called SA. See also airborne; marshalling; stage; staging …   Military dictionary

  • staging area — /ˈsteɪdʒɪŋ ɛəriə/ (say stayjing airreeuh) noun a predetermined place of assembly for troops to form up prior to an action, embarkation, etc. Also, staging camp …   Australian English dictionary

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