military intelligence

military intelligence

noun
1. an agency of the armed forces that obtains and analyzes and uses information of strategic or tactical military value 
2. information about the armed forces of another country that is useful in planning and conducting military policy or military operations 
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military intelligence

in military science, information concerning an enemy or an area. The term is also used for an agency that gathers such information

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