deployment deployment  /dɪ ˈplɔ ɪ mənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the distribution of forces in preparation for battle or work

Usage(s):

  1. Senator Bob Dole dares rival GOP presidential candidates to support the troop deployment plan.
  2. A new study shows soaring rates of child abuse and neglect in military families after a parent's deployment.
  3. Over the past few weeks, he has been holding up deployment papers at the last minute, demanding answers and explanations about which units are going where, why.

News

  1. USS Bainbridge deployment

    The USS Bainbridge is scheduled to depart Friday for a seven-month deployment from Naval Station Norfolk.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WAVY TV 10 Portsmouth

  2. TeleCommunication Systems Expert to Discuss Deployment Challenges and Opportunities at Wireless Public Alerting ...

    TeleCommunication Systems Expert to Discuss Deployment Challenges and Opportunities at Wireless Public Alerting Dissemination Workshop
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Deployment to Employment career fair for military

    Attention former and current military personnel seeking a new career beyond the military. You can attend the Deployment to Employment...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4

Quotes

  1. "This exemption will enable the Navy to train effectively and to certify carrier and expeditionary strike groups for deployment in support of worldwide operational and combat activities, which are essential to national security," Bush said.
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Seattle Times

  2. "I've directed the deployment again of THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense) missiles to Hawaii and the SBX (Sea Based X-Band) radar has deployed away from Hawaii to provide support," Gates said. "Without telegraphing what we will do, I...
    on Jun 19, 2009 By: Robert Gates Source: United Press International

  3. Mr Putin and Mirek Topolanek, the Czech Prime Minister, agreed during a telephone conversation "on the conditions of deployment of the monitoring commission at all locations that are relevant for the flow of gas," a statement from the EU...
    on Jan 9, 2009 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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