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force module

A grouping of combat, combat support, and combat service support forces, with their accompanying supplies and the required nonunit resupply and personnel necessary to sustain forces for a minimum of 30 days.

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target of opportunity

A target visible to a surface or air sensor or observer, which is within range of available weapons and against which fire has not been scheduled or requested.

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A paved or stabilized area where vehicles are parked.

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time-phased force and deployment list

Appendix 1 to Annex A of the operation plan, which identifies types and/or actual units required to support the operation plan and indicates origin and ports of debarkation or ocean area.

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global distribution

The process that coordinates and synchronizes fulfillment of joint force requirements from the point of origin to point of employment.

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