Pre-position Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) To place military units, equipment, or supplies at or near the point of planned use or at a designated location to reduce reaction time, and to ensure timely support of a specific force during initial phases of an operation.
- related pre-positioned war reserve materiel requirement, protectable
- related pre-positioned war reserve materiel requirement, balance
- related maritime pre-positioning ships
- related maritime pre-positioning force operation
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: logistics
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