Definition of Military science
1. Noun. The discipline dealing with the principles of warfare.
Specialized synonyms: Tactics, Strategy
Category relationships: Armed Forces, Armed Services, Military, Military Machine, War Machine
Lexicographical Neighbors of Military Science
Literary usage of Military science
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Macmillan's Magazine by John Morley, Mowbray Morris, David Masson, George Grove (1872)
"But it will not be amiss to remind those who still question our discussions on military science, of the doubts we have formerly heard expressed by men of ..."
2. Catalogue by Nevada. University, Vanderbilt University, Adelaide Circulating Library (1921)
"military science AND TACTICS 1. There is established at the University an Infantry Unit of the Reserve Officers Training Corps. These corps were established ..."
3. The Chartist Movement in Its Social and Economic Aspects by Frank Ferdinand Rosenblatt (1916)
"... Macerone was supplemented by special articles on military science by Major Beniowski in The London Democrat. Extolling the " science of killing " as the ..."
4. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, George Walter Prothero, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle (1858)
"By Major-General WFP Napier, Member of the Swedish Royal Academy of Military Science, Author of ' History of the War in the Peninsula and the South of ..."
5. The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography: Being the History of the by James Terry White (1895)
"The course of instruction comprises the U. S drill regulation and lectures in military science. Graduates who have shown special aptitude for military ..."