HyperDic: base_of_operations

English > 1 sense of the expression base of operations:
NOUNartifactbase of operations, baseinstallation from which a military force initiates operations
English > base of operations: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaninginstallation from which a military force initiates operations.
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Narrowerair base, air stationA base for military aircraft
army baseA large base of operations for an army
firebaseAn artillery base to support advancing troops
navy basebase of operations for a naval fleet
rocket baseA military base for rocket missiles
Broadermilitary installationAny facility servicing military forces
Spanishbase de operaciones, base
Catalanbase d'operacions, base

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