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Terminology Repository for DOD (OSD/JS) Issuances New! (Available to CAC users only through JEL+) This repository was established to provide awareness on specific and technical terms and definitions that reside outside the DOD Dictionary (universal and general terms). The Terminology Repository supports the foundation that the DOD Dictionary is the primary military terminology source and reflects terms in unclassified and correctly marked issuances and glossaries.

USG Glossary of Interagency and Associated Terms New! This glossary identifies standard terminology experienced in cooperation activities of the Federal branches of government and their components. The purpose of this compilation of terms and definitions reflected from organizational dictionaries and U.S. Code is to improve communication and mutual understanding within the federal government to increase efficiencies among and between workforces.

Department of Defense Instruction 5025.12 New! This Instruction establishes overarching policy for the DOD Terminology program and usage of the DOD Dictionary.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Instruction 5705.01 New! This Instruction establishes policy and procedures for implementing the DOD Terminology program that includes the DOD Dictionary, Terminology Repository for DOD (OSD/JS) Issuances, NATO Terminology and other terminology forums.

DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, July 2017 New!
The DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms (DOD Dictionary) sets forth standard US military and associated terminology to encompass the joint activity of the Armed Forces of the United States.

JP 1, Doctrine for the Armed Forces of the United States, 25 March 2013 Incorporating Change 1, 12 July 2017
This publication is the is the capstone publication for all joint doctrine, presenting fundamental principles and overarching guidance for the employment of the Armed Forces of the United States.