HyperDic: demobilization

English > 1 sense of the word demobilization:
NOUNactdemobilization, demobilisationact of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including disbanding or discharging troops
demobilization > pronunciation
Soundsdiymow.bahlahzey'shahn; diymow.bahlayzey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > demobilization: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningAct of changing from a war basis to a peace basis including disbanding or discharging troops.
Examples
  • "demobilization of factories"
  • "immediate demobilization of the reserves"
Synonymdemobilisation
Narrowerdisarming, disarmamentAct of reducing or depriving of arms
Broadersocial controlControl exerted (actively or passively) by group action
Oppositemobilization, mobilisation, militarization, militarisationAct of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency / emergency
Spanishdesmovilización
Catalandesmobilització
Verbsdemobilizeretire from military service
demobilizerelease from military service or remove from the active list of military service

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