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command of the United States Air Force that is responsible for defending the United States through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations AFSPC , Air Force Space Command
use of military aircraft to provide protection against attack by enemy aircraft during ground or naval operations air cover
mathematics of generalized arithmetical operations algebra
large base of operations for an army army base
mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it assembly line , line , production line
operations that occur without a regular or predictable time relation to other events asynchronous operation
installation from which a military force initiates operations base , base of operations
several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints) campaign , military campaign
manage operations carry on
succession of stages or operations or processes or units cascade
corporate executive responsible for the operations of the firm; reports to a board of directors; may appoint other managers (including a president) CEO , chief executive officer , chief operating officer
termination of operations closedown , closing , closure , shutdown
(euphemism) inadvertent casualties and destruction inflicted on civilians in the course of military operations collateral damage
intelligence that is required for the planning and conduct of tactical operations combat intelligence , tactical intelligence
two or more operations performed at the same time (or within a give interval) concurrent operation
sequential execution of operations one after another consecutive operation , sequential operation , serial operation
crime committed using a computer and the internet to steal a person's identity or sell contraband or stalk victims or disrupt operations with malevolent programs cybercrime
(computer science) a series of operations on data by a computer in order to retrieve or transform or classify information data processing
intelligence agency of the United States in the Department of Defense; is responsible for providing intelligence in support of military planning and operations and weapons acquisition Defense Intelligence Agency , DIA
zone from which military forces or operations or installations are prohibited demilitarized zone , DMZ
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