from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A system for calling up people for compulsory military service.
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- n. an independent federal agency that administers compulsory military service
- n. compulsory military service
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“T” reflects the first person to hold the job in 1972, former director of selective service Curtis W.