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selective mobilization

Expansion of the active Armed Forces resulting from action by Congress or the President to mobilize Reserve Component units, Individual Ready Reservists, and the resources needed for their support to meet the requirements of a domestic emergency that is not the result of an enemy attack.

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active duty

Full-time duty in the active military service of the United States, including active duty or full-time training duty in the Reserve Component.

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The transfer or rotation of forces and materiel to support another joint force commander's operational requirements, or to return personnel, equipment, and materiel to the home and/or demobilization stations for reintegration and/or out-processing.

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procedural control

A method of airspace control which relies on a combination of previously agreed and promulgated orders and procedures.

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