from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Objects, such as weapons and uniforms, that are connected with warfare or military service and are usually collected for their historical interest.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. military or police artifacts
military + -ia2.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Surface analysis is military + -ia (“things (plural)”). (Wiktionary)