military echelon

military echelon
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  • ECHELON — is a name used in global media and in popular culture to describe a signals intelligence (SIGINT) collection and analysis network operated on behalf of the five signatory states to the UK USA Security Agreement (Australia, Canada, New Zealand,… …   Wikipedia

  • echelon — [esh′ə län΄] n. [Fr échelon, ladder rung < échelle < OFr eschelle < L scala, ladder: see SCALE1] 1. a) a steplike formation of ships or troops, in which each unit is slightly to the left or right of the one preceding it b) a similar… …   English World dictionary

  • echelon — ► NOUN 1) a level or rank in an organization, profession, or society. 2) Military a formation of troops, ships, etc. in parallel rows with the end of each row projecting further than the one in front. ORIGIN French échelon, from échelle ladder …   English terms dictionary

  • Military advisor — Military advisors, or combat advisors, are soldiers sent to foreign nations to aid that nation with its military training, organization, and other various military tasks. These soldiers are often sent to aid a nation without the potential… …   Wikipedia

  • echelon — Gowers (1965) regarded the meaning ‘a level or rank in an organization or in society’ as a slipshod extension of the original English meaning ‘a military formation of parallel rows’ • (The rear echelons of the army mutinied and seized the… …   Modern English usage

  • echelon — Movement of a unit from one position to another without discontinuing performance of its primary function. (DOD only) Normally, the unit divides into two functional elements (base and advance); and, while the base continues to operate, the… …   Military dictionary

  • Echelon Barracks — Infobox Military Structure name= Echelon Barracks location= Colombo caption= First Prime Minister of Independent Sri Lanka Hon. D.S.Senanayaka visiting the 1st battalion of the CLI at the Echelon Square and watching volunteers being trained to… …   Wikipedia

  • Military of Switzerland — Not to be confused with Swiss Guard. Swiss Army redirects here. For the multi function pocket knife, see Swiss Army knife. Military of Switzerland …   Wikipedia

  • Echelon formation — An echelon formation is a military formation in which members are arranged diagonally. Each member is stationed behind and to the right (a right echelon ), or behind and to the left ( left echelon ), of the member ahead. The name of the formation …   Wikipedia

  • echelon — I. noun Etymology: French échelon, literally, rung of a ladder, from Old French eschelon, from eschele ladder, from Late Latin scala Date: 1796 1. a. (1) an arrangement of a body of troops with its units each somewhat to the left or right of the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • echelon — [ ɛʃəlɒn, eɪʃ ] noun 1》 a level or rank in an organization, profession, or society. 2》 Military a formation of troops, ships, aircraft, or vehicles in parallel rows with the end of each row projecting further than the one in front. verb Military… …   English new terms dictionary

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