mobilization

(redirected from mobilizations)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.
Related to mobilizations: joint mobilisation

mobilization

[‚mō·bə·lə′zā·shən]
(geology)
Any process by which solid rock becomes sufficiently soft and plastic to permit it to flow or to permit geochemical migration of the mobile components.

mobilization

see POLITICAL MOBILIZATION.
References in periodicals archive ?
Voluntary mobilizations--especially of small numbers of personnel--do not generate the community support that involuntary mobilizations of large units do.
35) Even a unit mobilized within its own AEF bucket suffers in that it does not receive credit for the deploy-to-dwell time because deployments from voluntary mobilizations do not count.
Obtain endorsements of elected officials, town and city councils, state political parties and legislatures, and labor unions for the April 9th mobilization.
Organize campus and town square teach-ins on military spending for mid-March, to mark the eighth year anniversary of the Iraq War and to recruit participants for the April mobilization.
There is something intrinsically unappealing about a procedure with a failure rate that approaches 50%, but we still must ask whether it is worth paying the price necessary to achieve a "success" rate closer to 98% by performing stapedectomy instead of stapes mobilization.
If we accept as our guiding principle Primum non nocere ("First do no harm"), then perhaps stapes mobilization has a place in otologic surgery.
The next directive focused on reduction of the Army RC DFC 3 rate presenting to Army dental stations at the mobilization platforms.
The increased workload and its duration identified issues within the Soldier Readiness Processing (SRP) dental station operations located at each mobilization platform.
5) How best to replicate a theater-specific field environment at the mobilization center.
While the five PDSS personnel learned a great many things that helped in preparing the 2-127th, perhaps nothing was as important to mobilization center activities as the clarification of the scope of the mission the unit would assume.
The contracted is expected to commence in approximately September 2006, following the estimated completion in March 2006 of an existing contract with ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) offshore Angola, and an estimated 150 days of out-of-service time for mobilization, maintenance and contract preparation.
The Operation ABC Mobilization is the kind of broad community-based movement our nation needs to save children's lives.

Full browser ?