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Glossary

ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

AR - Army regulation

CB - citizens band

CID - Criminal Investigation Division

CIDCON - civil disturbance condition

CMT - crisis management team

COMAAC - Commander, Alaskan Air Command

CONUS - continental United States

CP - command post

CPXs - command post exercises

CR - dibenz(1,4)oxazepine

CS - chlorobenzalmalononitrile

CSA - Army Chief of Staff

CTA - common table of allowance

DA - Department of the Army

DOD - Department of Defense

EOC - emergency operations center

EOD - explosive ordnance disposal

FM - field manual

FORSCOM - Forces Command

FTX - field training exercise

GTA - graphic training aid

HQ - headquarters

HQDA - Headquarters, Department of the Army

ID - identification

IVDS - Installation Vulnerability Determining System

JCS - Joint Chiefs of Staff

MACOM - major Army command

MDW - Military District of Washington

MI - military intelligence

MOS - military occupational specialty

MP - military police

NCO - noncommissioned officer

OCONUS - outside continental United States

OPCON - operational control

OPLAN - operational plan

OPs - observation posts

PAO - public affairs officer

REDCOM - Readiness Command

ROTC - Reserve Officer Training Corps

SJA - staff judge advocate

SOPs - standing operating procedures

SRT - special reaction team

STANO - surveillance, target acquisition, and night observation

TAO - team apprehension officer

TC - training circular

TDA - tables of distribution and allowance

TM - technical manual

TMF - threat management force

TOE - table of organization and equipment

TRADOC - Training and Doctrine Command

TV - television

UCMJ - Uniform Code of Military Justice

US - United States

USA - United States Army

USACIDC - United States Army Criminal Investigation Command

USAF - United States Air Force

USCG - United States Coast Guard

USMC - United States Marine Corps

USN - United States Navy

VIP - very important person



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