B2 relating to or belonging to the armed forces军事的；军用的
typical of the armed forces富有军队特点的
The minister argued against making cuts in military spending.
The military expedition was made up of 100 officers and men.
Spain was an important military power in the 16th century.
The general made some bellicose statements about his country's military strength.
Over 100 military vehicles paraded through the capital in a show of strength.
C1 the armed forces武装部队；军方
The president relied on the coercive powers of the military.
Disagreements about defence cuts have opened up deep divisions within the military.
They promised that individuals could live freely without fear of reprisal from the military.
The military wants to allow only a sanitized report/version of the incident to become public.
The president was widely regarded as the tool of the military.