[action, intervention, operation, campaign, base] militaire
→ Military action may become necessary.
[force, official, personnel] militaire
→ a continued American military presence in Europe
n the military l'armée f , les militaires mpl → roles normally reserved for the military to serve in the military servir dans l'armée Did you serve in the military? Avez-vous servi dans l'armée ?
n base f militaire
(=force) police f militaire
→ The government has said it will reform the military police.
(=policemen) police f militaire
→ The camp is surrounded by razor-wire fences and guarded by military police.
n agent m de la police militaire
n service m militaire
→ Many conscripts resent having to do their military service.
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