Definition of show of force

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show of force

'show of force' is an military term. It means '(DOD) An operation designed to demonstrate US resolve that involves increased visibility of US deployed forces in an attempt to defuse a specific situation that, if allowed to continue, may be detrimental to US interests or national objectives'.

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