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sitrep

Line breaks: sit¦rep
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪtrɛp
 
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Definition of sitrep in English:

noun

informal
A report on the current military situation in a particular area.
Example sentences
  • Fight the urge to demand sitreps every few minutes or badger your commanders with orders and suggestions.

Origin

1940s: from sit(uation) rep(ort).

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