readying

DEFINITIONS OF: readying

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n the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose

Synonyms:
preparation
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fire control
preparation for the delivery of shellfire on a target
deployment
the distribution of forces in preparation for battle or work
groundwork
preliminary preparation as a basis or foundation
makeready
final preparation and adjustments
priming
the act of making something ready
planning
an act of formulating a program for a definite course of action
turnaround, turnround
act or process of unloading and loading and servicing a vessel or aircraft for a return trip
prolusion, tune-up, warm-up
exercising in preparation for strenuous activity
birth control, birth prevention, family planning
limiting the number of children born
redeployment, redisposition
the withdrawal and redistribution of forces in an attempt to use them more effectively
programing, programming, scheduling
setting an order and time for planned events
Type of:
activity
any specific behavior
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