- plural of
- (military) The military science that deals with achieving the objectives set by strategy.
- (military) The employment and ordered arrangement of forces in relation to each other.
- A system of mode or procedure.
- scare tactics
the employment of forces
- ^ Joint Publication 1-02 U.S. Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms; 12 April 2001 (As Amended Through 14 April 2006).