enlistment

[ en-list-muh nt ]
/ ɛnˈlɪst mənt /

noun

the period of time for which one is committed to military service.
an act of enlisting.

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Origin of enlistment

First recorded in 1740–50; enlist + -ment

OTHER WORDS FROM enlistment

pre·en·list·ment, noun

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