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task force

Syllabification: task force

Definition of task force in English:

noun

1An armed force organized for a special operation.
Example sentences
  • I was an armor task force scout platoon sergeant when my battalion deployed to Iraq.
  • What was my mission as it pertained to the overall task force and brigade missions?
  • Throughout the mission, the task force was in constant contact with enemy forces.
1.1A unit specially organized for a task: aides say his plans include a task force on hate crimes
More example sentences
  • A task group that included all members of the authority's board was formed.
  • The task group should include independent experts on human rights, constitutional law and agriculture.
  • Some of the recommendations included in the draft policy see the setting up of a task group.

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