The brand name of a radar-controlled rapid fire 20mm Gatling-type machine gun, the Phalanx CIWS (pronounced see-wiz), deployed on U.S. Navy ships as a last line of defense against antiship cruise missiles.
stresses the bellicose or aggressive nature or temperament that leads to war or results from preparations for war a warlike nation
refers to something connected with or characteristic of war or armies, often specif. connoting pomp and display or discipline martial music, martial law
applies to anything having to do with armies or soldiers military uniforms, military police
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Military science says that the more troops the greater the strength.
There are sacrifices in any military campaign.
This contradiction arises from the fact that military science assumes the strength of an army to be identical with its numbers.
Helicopters thumped in the distance while military patrols roared overhead.
The explanation of this strange fact given by Russian military historians (to the effect that Kutuzov hindered an attack) is unfounded, for we know that he could not restrain the troops from attacking at Vyazma and Tarutino.