The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
(obsolete), the shifting of troops in order to regroup them, as a rule, under greatly altered conditions. Maneuver marches were made along a front, toward a front, or away from the front toward the rear.
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