A policy in which military preparedness is of primary importance to a state.
The military preperations that have occurred do not indicate that any party intends to initiate hostilities.
Hand in hand with the military preparation came a period of political tutelage.
(military) equipped and ready for service.
(military) engaged in or ready for military or naval operations.
a show of military force or preparedness.
Commanders must be ready to go into battle.
Three Transformation of Our Army s Military Fighting Preparation Basis in New Era;
On Servicemen s Legal Expectation and Fighting Capacity in Military Struggle Preparation;
a soldier or a piece of military equipment that is ready for combat
At the time of the Sian Incident the Kuomintang troops were mainly quartered east of it.
We must implement a military strategy of active defense in the new era and get better prepared for military struggle.
REQUIREMENTS OF THE PREPARATION FOR MILITARY STRUGGLE ON THE NATIONAL ECONOMIC MOBILIZATION AND THE COUNTERMEASURES;
For the chief measures in the preparatory phase are the military preparations for withdrawal and the political mobilization for them.
The Union built fortifications, gathered up troops, and planned Hood's demise.
Reservists must participate in military training according to the regulations and always be ready to join the army and take part in war for the defence of the motherland.
Then our army prepared to cross the Changjiang River.
My son is preparing for the army.