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tactical obstacles

Definition/Scope: Those obstacles used to directly attack the enemy's ability to maneuver, mass, and reinforce in support of the force's direct- and indirect-fire lanes and tactical repositioning. When employed, individual tactical obstacles make up obstacle groups or directed obstacles.

Broader Terms:

reinforcing obstacles

Narrower Terms:

situational obstacles

Related Terms:

directed obstacles
obstacle intent

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