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  • n. The process by which something such as an area of land or a function of government becomes dependent on or subordinate to the military, or military in its attributes or practices

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  • n. militarization.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency:


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  • Her focus is not on protesting women but on women caught up in militarisation.

    Arms and the Woman: Just Warriors and Greek Feminist Identity

  • But he warns that, because it has never been used in Great Britain before, the authorities would risk "sending out a message that we have lost control" and inflaming tensions "in a country that has never been comfortable with the idea of militarisation".

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  • "I have instructed our foreign secretary to submit before the UN security council and the UN assembly this militarisation, which is a serious risk to to international security". - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph, Sunday Telegraph

  • Volumes of exchanges have been taking place over what some of these correspondents have called the militarisation of Haiti by international forces, many of the voices sounding off against it.

    TrinidadExpress Today's News

  • In the event, the first and the most essential step would be to undo the 'militarisation' of civilian areas.

    The Statesman

  • L'ancien diplomate parle de la "militarisation" des USA.


  • And while some analysts have criticised the appointment of several armed forces officers to the cabinet, arguing that it will usher in a degree of 'militarisation' of the government, he said he disagreed.

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  • Equally, intellectual forays get delimited when there is a growing "militarisation" of the mind.

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  • New Delhi, Oct 27: Without mentioning China by name, Air Chief Marshal P.V. Naik Tuesday said India was against "militarisation" of space but the country should aim to be the front-runner in the field of space technology.


  • "The myth of Anzac has become more significant in recent years, ubiquitous even, with what I have called the militarisation of Australian history, mightily subsidised by the Howard government in the 1990s and early years of this century.

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