Definition of demobilization in English:


(British demobilisation)


  • See demobilize

    • ‘They are to support disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration of the former combatants, he said.’
    • ‘I think that the disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration of ex-combatants have been a success.’
    • ‘They have been at the forefront of efforts to ban the recruitment and use of child soldiers, while encouraging sustainable networks to promote demobilization and reintegration of former child soldiers.’
    • ‘Mercenary activities are particularly appealing to people (usually young males) who have difficulty coping with demobilization and who still yearn for a life of excitement.’
    • ‘Next, only an augmented international security presence in regional centers, plus targeted reconstruction aid that provides incentives for demobilization will bridge the security gap.’