Section Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) A subdivision of an office, installation, territory, works, or organization; especially a major subdivision of a staff.
2.) As applied to ships or naval aircraft, a tactical subdivision of a division.
3.) An area in a warehouse extending from one wall to the next; usually the largest subdivision of one floor.
4.) A tactical unit of the Army and Marine Corps smaller than a platoon and larger than a squad.
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
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