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surprise

Definition/Scope: One of the nine principles of war. The enemy is attacked at a time or place, or in a manner for which he is unprepared and which he did not expect.



Broader Terms:

principles of war

Related Terms:

economy of force
maneuver
mass
objective
offensive
security
simplicity
unity of command


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