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area of interest

Definition/Scope: (JP 3-0 & FM 3-16) That area of concern to the commander, including the area of influence, areas adjacent thereto, and extending into enemy territory to the objectives of current or planned operations. This also includes areas occupied by enemy forces that could jeopardize the mission.



Broader Terms:

battlefield framework
Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield

Narrower Terms:

named area of interest
operational environment
target area of interest

Related Terms:

Area of Operations
terrain analysis

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