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denial measure

An action to hinder or deny the enemy the use of territory, personnel, or facilities to include destruction, removal, contamination, or erection of obstructions.

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A major subdivision of a fleet.

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weapon engagement zone

In air defense, airspace of defined dimensions within which the responsibility for engagement of air threats normally rests with a particular weapon system.

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consumption rate

The average quantity of an item consumed or expended during a given time interval, expressed in quantities by the most appropriate unit of measurement per applicable stated basis.

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deception objective

The desired result of a deception operation expressed in terms of what the adversary is to do or not to do at the critical time and/or location.

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