Definition of selective service in English:

selective service

Syllabification: se·lec·tive serv·ice


North American
  • Service in the armed forces under conscription.
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    • He is asking them to register with the U.S. selective service in case the military draft ever returns.
    • Defense policy now provided increased spending, larger active forces, and selective service.

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