military characteristics


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military characteristics

[′mil·i‚ter·ē ‚kar·ik·tə′ris·tiks]
(ordnance)
Those characteristics of equipment found desirable or necessary to the performance of a military mission, either combat or noncombat.
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([dagger]) Model 2 adjusts for same variables in Model 1 in addition to sociodemographic variables: age at FMS index date (2 indicator variables: >30-40, >40), white non-Hispanic race/ethnicity, married marital status, greater than high school education, and military characteristics: Active Duty, branch of service (4 indicator variables: Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard).
Our specific objectives were to describe sociodemographic and military characteristics of Veterans with FMS and to identify primary clinical sites of FMS diagnoses.
M is a vector of military characteristics and includes paygrade on the servicemember's first snapshot file, AFQT score, trimester of accession, and a dummy indicating whether the servicemember spent longer than average in DEP.
Sound military characteristics must be written to guide development toward end products that will be of maximum military utility.
Armies were now maintained on a permanent rather than a seasonal basis; armed forces were integrated more closely into society, which itself began to adopt some military characteristics such as a concern for order and regulated obedience.
Female participants: Demographic and military characteristics stratified by military sexual harassment (SH)/sexual assault (SA) status.
This legislation would: (1) ban the sale, manufacture, transfer and importation of 205 military-style assault; (2) ban any assault weapon that accepts any detachable ammunition magazines and has one or more military characteristics; and (3) ban magazines and other ammunition feeding devices that hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition, which allows a shooter to quickly fire many rounds without needing to reload.
Ban any assault weapon that accepts a detachable ammunition magazine and has one or more military characteristics, including a pistol grip, a forward grip, a barrel shroud, a threaded barrel or a folding or telescoping stock.
Belgium Naval & Robotics, thanks to Naval Group's recognized expertise, offers a 2800-ton militarized ship specialized in mine warfare with military characteristics (acoustic and electromagnetic discretion, shock resistance) perfectly adapted to the operational use targeted by the Belgian and Dutch navies.
(105.) See DEP'T OF DEFENSE, supra note 3, at 64 (reporting on military characteristics lenders exploit).
Bans any assault weapon that accepts a detachable ammunition magazine and has one or more military characteristics including a pistol grip, a forward grip, a barrel shroud, a threaded barrel or a folding or telescoping stock.
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