Demonstration Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) In military deception, a show of force in an area where a decision is not sought that is made to deceive an adversary. It is similar to a feint but no actual contact with the adversary is intended.
2.) An attack or show of force on a front where a decision is not sought, made with the aim of deceiving the enemy.
- related amphibious demonstration
- see also diversion
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 3-13.4: Military Deception, updated January 2012
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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