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Saturday, April 23, 2016
Military Definitions - T
A to Z Blogging Challenge. My topic is MILITARY DEFINITIONS.
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Tare weight — the weight of a container. The gross weight [weight of the entire filled container] minus the tare weight [weight of the container itself] equals the net weight [weight of the contents].
Terrorism — the intentional use of unlawful violence or threat of unlawful violence to cause fear; to coerce or to intimidate governments or societies in the pursuit of goals that are generally political, religious, or ideological.
Treason — betrayal of one's country.
Troops - a military sub-subunit. Members of the military collectively, as in "the troops".
Tropical storm — a tropical cyclone with a surface wind speed at least 34, but not more than 63 knots.