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Military Dictionary (Letter Group D)

All official U.S. DoD military terms, and their definitions, beginning with the letter D.

Military Dictionary (Letter Group D)

All official U.S. DoD military terms, and their definitions, beginning with the letter D.

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daily intelligence summary
daily movement summary (shipping)
damage area
damage assessment
damage control
damage criteria
damage estimation
damage expectancy (nuclear)
damage radius
damage threat
danger area
danger close
dangerous cargo
danger space
data
database
data block
data code
data element
data item
data link
data link coordination net
data mile
date line
date-time group
datum
datum (antisubmarine warfare)
datum error (antisubmarine warfare)
datum (geodetic)
datum level
datum point
datum time (antisubmarine warfare)
davit
day of supply
dazzle
D-day
D-day consumption/production differential assets
D-day materiel readiness gross capability
D-day pipeline assets
deadline
dead mine
dead space
de-arming
debarkation
debarkation net
debarkation schedule
deceased
decentralized control
decentralized execution
decentralized items
deception
deception action
deception concept
deception course of action
deception event
deception means
deception objective
deception story
deception target
decision
decision altitude
decision height
decision point
decision support template
decisive engagement
decisive point
deck alert
declared speed
declassification
declassify
declination
decompression chamber
decompression sickness
decontamination
decontamination station
decoy
decoy ship
decrypt
deep fording capability
deep minefield
de facto boundary
defense area
Defense Business Operations Fund
defense classification
Defense Communications System
defense coordinating officer
defense critical infrastructure
defense emergency
defense in depth
defense industrial base
defense information infrastructure
Defense Information Systems Network
defense intelligence production
defense message system
Defense Meteorological Satellite Program
Defense Planning Guidance
defense readiness condition
Defense Satellite Communications System
defense sectors
Defense Support Program
defense support to public diplomacy
Defense Switched Network
Defense Transportation System
defensive coastal area
defensive counterair
defensive minefield
defensive sea area
defensive zone
defilade
defoliant operation
defoliating agent
degaussing
degree of risk
de jure boundary
delayed entry program
delaying action
delaying operation
delay release sinker
delegation of authority
deliberate attack
deliberate breaching
deliberate crossing
deliberate defense
deliberate planning
delivering ship
delivery error
delivery forecasts
delivery requirements
demilitarized zone
demobilization
demolition belt
demolition chamber
demolition firing party
demolition guard
demolition kit
demolition target
demolition tool kit
demonstration
denial measure
denied area
density altitude
departmental intelligence
Department of Defense construction agent
Department of Defense container system
Department of Defense installation
Department of Defense Intelligence Information System
Department of Defense internal audit organizations
Department of Defense support to counterdrug operations
Department of the Air Force
Department of the Army
Department of the Navy
departure airfield
departure area
departure end
departure point
deployable joint task force augmentation cell
deployed health surveillance
deployed nuclear weapons
deployment
deployment database
deployment diagram
deployment order
deployment planning
deployment preparation order
depot
depot maintenance
depth
depth contour
depth curve
descriptive name
designated planning agent
design basis threat
desired appreciation
desired effects
desired ground zero
desired mean point of impact
desired perception
desired point of impact
destroyed
destruction
destruction fire
destruction fire mission
destruction radius
detachment
detailed photographic report
detained
detainee
detainee collecting point
detainee processing station
detecting circuit
detection
deterioration limit
deterrence
deterrent options
detonating cord
detonator
developmental assistance
deviation
diaphragm stop
diapositive
died of wounds received in action
differential ballistic wind
diffraction loading
dip
diplomatic authorization
diplomatic and/or consular facility
dip needle circuit
direct action
direct action fuze
direct air support center
direct air support center (airborne)
directed energy
directed-energy device
directed-energy protective measures
directed-energy warfare
directed-energy weapon
direct exchange
direct fire
direct illumination
directing staff
direction
directional gyro indicator
direction finding
direction of attack
directive
directive authority for logistics
direct laying
direct liaison authorized
director of mobility forces
direct support
direct support artillery
direct supporting fire
direct vendor delivery
disabling fire
disaffected person
disarmament
disarmed mine
disaster assistance response team
disaster control
discriminating circuit
disease and nonbattle injury casualty
disembarkation schedule
disengagement
dislocated civilian
dispatch route
dispenser
dispersal
dispersal airfield
dispersed movement pattern
dispersed site
dispersion
dispersion error
dispersion pattern
displaced person
display
disposition
disruptive pattern
dissemination and integration
distance
distant retirement area
distant support area
distributed fire
distribution
distribution manager
distribution pipeline
distribution plan
distribution point
distribution system
ditching
diversion
diversion airfield
diversionary attack
diversionary landing
divert field
diving chamber
division
division artillery
doctrinal template
doctrine
DOD civilian
dolly
dome
domestic air traffic
domestic emergencies
domestic intelligence
dominant user
dominant user concept
doppler effect
doppler radar
dormant
dose rate contour line
dosimetry
double agent
double flow route
downgrade
downloading
down lock
draft
draft plan
drag
drag loading
drift
drift angle
drill mine
drone
droop stop
drop altitude
drop height
dropmaster
drop message
drop zone
drug interdiction
dry deck shelter
D-to-P assets required on D-day
D-to-P concept
D-to-P materiel readiness gross requirement
dual agent
dual-capable aircraft
dual-capable forces
dual capable unit
dual-firing circuit
dual (multi)-capable weapons
dual (multi)-purpose weapons
dual-purpose weapon
dual-role tanker
dud
dud probability
due in
dummy
dummy message
dummy minefield
dummy run
dump
duplicate negative
durable materiel
duty status
dwarf dud
dwell time


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