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GLOSSARY

AA avenue of approach
ANCOC advanced noncommissioned officer course
AR Army regulation
 
BNCOC basic noncomissioned officer course
BT basic training
 
cm centimeter
CONUS continental United States
CS combat support
CSS combat service support
CUCV commercial utility cargo vehicle
 
DD Department of Defense
DMA Defense Mapping Agency
 
E east
EPLRS enhanced position location reporting system
 
FIST fire support team
FM field manual
FORSCOM United States Army Forces Command
 
GD ground distance
GEOREF geographic reference system
G-M grid-magnetic
GPS global positioning system
GSR ground surveillance radar
GTA graphic training aid
G/VLLD ground/vehicular laser locator designator
 
HD horizontal distance
HHC headquarters and headquarters company
HMMWV high-mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle
 
JOG joint operations graphics
JTIDS joint tactical information distribution system
 
km kilometer
 
LAT latitude
 
MD map distance
METT-T mission, enemy, terrain, troops and time available
MITAC map interpretation and terrain association course
 
N north
NCO noncommissioned officer
 
OAC officer advanced course
OBC officer basic course
OCS officer candidate school
OSUT one station unit training
 
PADS position and azimuth determining system
PD photo distance
PJH hybrid (PLRS and JTIDS)
PLDC primary leadership development course
PLGR Precision Lightweight Global Positioning System Receiver
POI program of instruction
PRE precommission
 
QRMP quick response multicolor printer
 
ROTC Reserve Officers' Training Corps
 

S

south

SF

standard form

SOSES

shapes, orientations, sizes, elevations, and slopes

SUSV

small-unit support vehicle
 
tan tangent
TM technical manual
TOW tube-launched, optically tracked, wire-guided missile
TRADOC Training and Doctrine Command
topo topographic
 
UPS universal polar stereographic
US United States
USGS United States Geological Survey
UTM universal transverse mercator
 
VD vertical distance
VNAS vehicular navigation aids system
 
W west



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