Definition of Mobilization

1. Noun. Act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency:. "Mobilization of the troops"

2. Noun. Act of marshaling and organizing and making ready for use or action. "Mobilization of the country's economic resources"
Exact synonyms: Mobilisation
Generic synonyms: Assemblage, Assembly, Gathering
Specialized synonyms: Economic Mobilisation, Economic Mobilization, Rallying
Derivative terms: Mobilise, Mobilise, Mobilize

Definition of Mobilization

1. n. The act of mobilizing.

Definition of Mobilization

1. Noun. The act of mobilizing ¹

2. Noun. The marshalling of troops and national resources in preparation for war. ¹

3. Noun. The process by which the armed forces of a nation are brought to a state of readiness for a conflict. ¹

4. Noun. (geology) The softening of rock such that geochemical migration can take place ¹

5. Noun. (genetics) The transport of a copy of a gene from one chromosome, or one organism to another ¹

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Definition of Mobilization

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Mobilization

1. 1. Making movable; restoring the power of motion in a joint. 2. The act or the result of the act of mobilizing; exciting a hitherto quiescent process into physiologic activity. Origin: see mobilise (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Mobilization

mobilia sequuntur personam
mobility kill
mobility scooter
mobility scooters
mobilization (current term)

Literary usage of Mobilization

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

1. The New York Times Current History (1917)
"cording to the Russian Orange Book, said that the German Foreign Minister had Just telephoned to him that the news of the mobilization of the army and fleet ..."

2. The Diplomacy of the War of 1914 by Ellery Cory Stowell (1915)
"The meaning of mobilization mobilization is a system by which a country is enabled to pass from its ordinary condition of peace into a state of full ..."

3. The Diplomacy of the War of 1914 by Ellery Cory Stowell (1915)
"CHAPTER VI mobilization The meaning of mobilization — The issuance of the order for general mobilization — Intermediate military preparations — The fatal ..."

4. The Story of the Great War ...: History of the European War from Official by Francis Joseph Reynolds, Allen Leon Churchill, Leonard Wood, Francis Trevelyan Miller, Austin Melvin Knight, Frederick Palmer, Frank Herbert Simonds, Arthur Brown Ruhl (1916)
"France had one great advantage over Germany in the mobilization, namely, ... French mobilization assumed the integrity of Belgium and Luxemburg. ..."

5. History of the World War by Frank Herbert Simonds (1917)
"I THE NEW SCIENCE OF WAR By AN AMERICAN MILITARY EXPERT mobilization FOR WAR The mobilization of a country for war means the putting into effect of all ..."

6. The Great War: The First [ ] Phase by Frank Herbert Simonds (1914)
"CHAPTER V mobilization USSIA met the Austrian declaration of war upon Servia with a prompt order for partial mobilization directed at Austria on the same ..."

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