Definition of Ground forces

1. Noun. A permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state.

Definition of Ground forces

1. Noun. (military) all military units operating on the ground, including tanks, soldiers, artillery e.t.c. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ground Forces

ground cable
ground cedar
ground cherry
ground clearance
ground clearances
ground cloth
ground control
ground cover
ground crew
ground effect
ground effect machine
ground failure
ground fir
ground fire
ground floor
ground forces (current term)
ground game
ground games
ground itch
ground itch anaemia
ground ivy
ground lamella
ground laurel
ground level
ground loop
ground mobile force
ground mobile forces
ground noise

Literary usage of Ground forces

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Decisive Force: Strategic Bombing in the Gulf War by Richard G. Davis (1998)
"Imagery shows that the Republican Guard and other Iraqi ground forces were well ... The close proximity of Coalition ground forces heightened the chance of ..."

2. Angola: Arms Trade and Violations of the Laws of War Since the 1992 by Arms Project (Human Rights Watch), Human Rights Watch/Africa (1994)
"ground forces FAA units are currently engaged on eight operational fronts. While the Angolan government has not released detailed information on all its ..."

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