Standard Operating Procedure Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
standard operating procedure
1.) A set of instructions applicable to those features of operations that lend themselves to a definite or standardized procedure without loss of effectiveness.
- also called SOP
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 3-31: Command and Control for Joint Land Operations, updated February 2014 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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