Definition of Tactical maneuver

1. Noun. A move made to gain a tactical end.

Exact synonyms: Maneuver, Manoeuvre, Tactical Manoeuvre
Generic synonyms: Move
Specialized synonyms: Parking, Device, Gimmick, Twist, Feint, Footwork, Gambit, Ploy, Stratagem, Artifice, Ruse, Measure, Step

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tactical Maneuver

tactical aeromedical evacuation
tactical aeromedical evacuations
tactical air command centers
tactical air commander
tactical air commanders
tactical air control center
tactical air control centers
tactical call sign
tactical call signs
tactical intelligence
tactical maneuver (current term)
tactical manoeuvre
tactical realism
tactical warning
tactile agnosia
tactile anaesthesia
tactile cell

Literary usage of Tactical maneuver

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1. The Military Dictionary (1987)
"... attack—(DOD) A tactical maneuver employed to seriously impair a hostile attack while the enemy is in the process of forming or assembling for an attack. ..."

2. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1903)
"... in time of war, and the maneuver was no doubt intended to test the Coast Artillery men and materials, and not designed to be a real tactical maneuver. ..."

3. The Engineer in War: With Special Reference to the Training of the Engineer by Paul Stanley Bond (1916)
"For success in battle the power of tactical maneuver is essential. The immediate purpose of field fortifications is to increase the power of resistance of ..."

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