any equipment or clothing supplied by the army
The army issue of sweets is limited pretty much to jam, which gets to taste all alike.
A Yankee in the Trenches R. Derby Holmes
The Ausonian army issue forth, and crowd through the gates in streaming serried columns.
The Aeneid of Virgil Virgil
- Army-navy store
a retail store selling a stock of surplus army, naval, and other military apparel and goods, often at bargain rates.
- Army of occupation
an army occupying conquered territory to maintain order and to ensure the carrying out of peace or armistice terms.
- Army of the potomac
Union forces, trained and organized by Gen. George B. McClellan, that guarded Washington, D.C., against a Confederate invasion across the Potomac and fought battles in the eastern sector during the Civil War. Confederate forces from the Alexandria, Potomac, and Shenandoah districts from mid–1861 to mid–1862: later known as Army of Northern Virginia.
- Army of the united states
the army or armies referred to in the U.S. Constitution, especially consisting of the Regular Army, National Guard, and Army Reserve.