Accession Number : ADA536504


Title :   Department of Defense Dictionary Of Military and Associated Terms


Corporate Author : JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a536504.pdf


Report Date : 31 Dec 2010


Pagination or Media Count : 580


Abstract : The Joint Publication 1-02, Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms sets forth standard US military and associated terminology to encompass the joint activity of the Armed Forces of the United States. These military and associated terms, together with their definitions, constitute approved Department of Defense (DOD) terminology for general use by all DOD components. This publication supplements standard English-language dictionaries and standardizes military and associated terminology to improve communication and mutual understanding within DOD, with other federal agencies, and among the United States and its allies.


Descriptors :   *VOCABULARY , *DICTIONARIES , *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , ENGLISH LANGUAGE , MILITARY PUBLICATIONS , MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES)


Subject Categories : Information Science
      Linguistics
      Military Forces and Organizations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE