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Service in the armed forces under conscription.
- ‘He is asking them to register with the U.S. selective service in case the military draft ever returns.’
- ‘Defense policy now provided increased spending, larger active forces, and selective service.’
selective service/səˈlektiv ˈsərvəs/
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