noun, plural mil·i·tar·ies, mil·i·tar·y.
- the military establishment of a nation; the armed forces.
- military personnel, especially commissioned officers, taken collectively: the bar, the press, and the military.
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On his radio show, Beck argued against any non-military assistance from Washington.
All the non-military were at once armed, and formed up as militia, determined to fight desperately for their lives.
Simple trustfulness was, therefore, chiefly that of the non-military classes.Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic|Sidney L. Gulick
Monsieur Follenvie alone was authorized to approach him on non-military matters.The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Vol. 1 (of 8)|Guy de Maupassant