military post

A place where troops are assembled; where military stores, animate or inanimate, are kept or distributed; where military duty is performed or military protection afforded; where something, in short, more or less closely connected with arms or war is kept or is to be done. 36 Am J1st Mil § 6. See military station.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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