Asymmetric Definition -


1.) In military operations the application of dissimilar strategies, tactics, capabilities, and methods to circumvent or negate an opponentÂ’s strengths while exploiting his weaknesses.

In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.

Term Classification: operations


Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Term sourced from JP 3-15.1: Counter-Improvised Explosive Device Operations, updated January 2012

This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015

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