Definition of Direct support
1. Noun. A mission requiring one force to support another specific force and authorizing it to answer directly the supported force's request for assistance.
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Literary usage of Direct support
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1. Oecd Economic Surveys by OECD Economic Surveys (1975)
"direct support can be advocated on the grounds that innovation can be carried ... Both instruments - tax relief and direct support - suffer from potential ..."
2. The American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1865)
"But this tendency was not observable in the Lower Canada section. contest, by a lavish use of money to churches, charities, and for more direct support, ..."