mobilization

(redirected from Military mobilization)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Military mobilization: Military conscription

mobilization

 [mo″bĭ-lĭ-za´shun]
1. the process of making a fixed part movable by separating it from surrounding structures so that it is accessible for an operative procedure.
2. the release of a substance stored in the body into the circulation for bodily use.
3. the assembling or preparation of something in response to a need.
family mobilization in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as making use of family strengths to influence patient's health in a positive direction.
joint mobilization passive movement of a joint to restore motion or relieve pain. Small oscillatory motions that do not stretch the capsular or other soft tissue structures are often used for reducing pain, while larger (grade III or IV) oscillatory or sustained motions are used to stretch structures and restore accessory or joint play motions. Movements are slow enough that the patient can voluntarily stop them. See also joint manipulation.
stapes mobilization surgical correction of immobility of the stapes in treatment of deafness.

mo·bi·li·za·tion

(mō'bi-li-zā'shŭn),
1. Making movable; restoring the power of motion in a joint.
See also: mobilize.
2. The act or the result of the act of mobilizing; exciting a hitherto quiescent process into physiologic activity.
See also: mobilize.
3. The process by which a conjugative plastid brings about the transfer from one cell to another of DNA.

mo·bi·li·za·tion

(mō'bi-lī-zā'shŭn)
1. Making movable; restoring the power of motion in a joint.
2. The act or the result of the act of mobilizing; exciting a hitherto quiescent process into physiologic activity.

mobilization

The process of relieving stiffness or restoring the full range of movement in a joint or a person, usually after illness or injury or after prolonged forced immobility. Local mobilization after fractures, joint or joint capsule disorders or other injuries may require PHYSIOTHERAPY or even manipulation under anaesthesia.

Mobilization

Making movable, restoring the power of motion in a joint. Movement which increases joint mobility.
Mentioned in: Contractures
References in periodicals archive ?
On Monday, Al-Abadi warned of the consequences of such "military mobilization procedures," which he described as "risky and not acceptable." Al-Abadi asked Kurdish troops to withdraw beyond the areas where they were deployed before Oct.
On Monday, Houthi leader Abdulmalik al-Houthi called for a mass military mobilization to restore security in the south, accusing Hadi and the Gulf countries of destabilizing the country.
The maneuver is significant in that the peace agreement with Israel forbids large-scale Egyptian military mobilization in the Sinai, although Egypt's military has been recently more active in the region while trying to put down rampant violence by salafist terrorists, with some warning that the increase in Egyptian military presence could potentially signify a threat to Israel.
"The ongoing military mobilization and recruitments in the state counties entrusted upon them has greatly exceeded the pronounce figure by the countries vice president James Wani Igga," he said.
Military mobilization on the Lebanese side was met with alarm by the Israelis stationed near the gate, who dispatched some 15 soldiers and three armored vehicles, including a Hummer containing an electric command center, and raised a moving surveillance camera.
At a White House press conference, President Barack Obama's spokesman Jay Carney stressed that though the US was continuing to monitor the situation diligently, they were not seeing large-scale military mobilization and repositioning of North Korean forces.
Striking against and eradicating the domestic reformist opposition has coincided with Iranian state-level escalation on all foreign issues, as well as with a heightened pace of military mobilization, maneuvers and "threats" leveled at enemies near and far.
In Mobilizing Minerva: American Women in the First World War, historian Kimberly Jensen presents North American female participation in military mobilization and war efforts as a factor that broadened citizenship in the Progressive Era and strengthened women's ongoing activism against violence.
It is a formula for endless war and military mobilization. Already the Pentagon budget has jumped to nearly $400 billion a year, and it will rise even further if the cycle of war and vengeance spins out of control.
military mobilization will not be having such cold wars?
The main public opposition to that battle comes from mothers demonstrating against their sons' military mobilization. Some reservists, like some 200 in Leskovac, are staging protest rallies outside military barracks, and many draft resisters are going into hiding.
Warhogs refers to the men accused of profiting excessively from military mobilization, of taking advantage of the duress of the community for extraordinary private gain.

Full browser ?