theater war

theater of war

noun
the entire area in which ground, sea, and air forces may become directly employed in war operations, including the theater of operations and the zone of interior.

Origin:
1885–90

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To theater war
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature