the supposed understanding that members of the armed forces and their families will be supported by the state in the event of injury or death in the course of duty
- Military engineering
noun 1. the design, construction, etc, of military fortifications and communications
noun 1. a government in defeated territory administered by the military commander of a conquering nation.
noun 1. the military officer in command of a military government.
- Military honors
plural noun ceremonies performed by troops at a military burial