Military Acronyms and Definitions -

numbered fleet

A major tactical unit of the Navy immediately subordinate to a major fleet command and comprising various task forces, elements, groups, and units for the purpose of prosecuting specific naval operations.

View Other Definitions


The study of the sea, embracing and integrating all knowledge pertaining to the sea and its physical boundaries, the chemistry and physics of seawater, and marine biology.

View Other Definitions

cost-type contract

A contract that provides for payment to the contractor of allowable cost, to the extent prescribed in the contract, incurred in performance of the contract.

View Other Definitions


Mobilization day; unnamed day on which mobilization of forces begins.

View Other Definitions

spot net

Radio communication net used by a spotter in calling fire.

View Other Definitions is a searchable online resource of military terms and military acronyms as defined by the United States Department of Deference's latest Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms.

Random Military Term Random Military Acronym
Term of the Day

judge advocate

** This Document Provided By **