civilian

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time period during which military and civilian agencies are prepared for an enemy air attack air alert
civilian reserve component of the United States Air Force that provides prompt mobilization during war and assistance during national emergencies Air National Guard , ANG
civilian reserve component of the United States Army comprised of guardsmen who serve during overseas peacekeeping missions and during local emergencies Army National Guard , ARNG
nuclear energy regarded as a source of electricity for the power grid (for civilian use) atomic power , nuclear power
British marshal of the Royal Air Force; during World War II he directed mass bombing raids against German cities that resulted in heavy civilian casualties (1892-1984) Bomber Harris , Harris , Sir Arthur Travers Harris
civilian garb as opposed to a military uniform civies , civvies
person who exercises authority over civilian affairs civil authority
military censorship of civilian communications (correspondence or printed matter of films) entering or leaving of circulating within territories controlled by armed forces civil censorship
civilian clothes civvies , mufti
clothes, civilian civvies , mufti
troops with civilian control, replace demilitarize , disengage
agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation FAA , Federal Aviation Agency
civilian population (and their activities) of a country at war home front
body of law imposed by the military over civilian affairs (usually in time of war or civil crisis); overrides civil law martial law
civilian dress worn by a person who is entitled to wear a military uniform mufti
civilian organization sponsored by the United States government; helps people in developing countries Peace Corps
detective who wears civilian clothes on duty plainclothesman
military censorship of communication to and from prisoners of war and civilian internees held by the armed forces prisoner of war censorship
armed forces censorship of the personal communications of officers or civilian employees or enlisted personnel not subject to primary censorship secondary censorship
crime preventor, civilian vigilante
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