nation

(redirected from national service)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

nation

noun captive nation, commonweal, commonwealth, confederation, county, developed nation, dominion, kingdom, land, nationality, possession, power, province, realm, territory
Associated concepts: comity, free trade, international law
See also: nationality, polity, populace, population, public, state
References in periodicals archive ?
The girl and her father were happy with the decision for her to be recruited for the national service as he loved serving the nation," the judicial official told 7DAYS.
Love, an Army veteran, began her DAV career as a National Service Officer trainee in 2008 in Montgomery, Ala.
Etihad Airways was applauded by Shaikh Ahmed bin Tahnoon for its initiatives which show the airline's commitment and capabilities in promoting the national service programme.
We are thrilled by the extraordinary turnout of mayors and county leaders from across the country for this bipartisan recognition of the impact of national service," said Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service.
The airline s national service event also included a question and answer session that addressed many of the recruits concerns and answered any inquiries they had on their roles and career progression while they are enrolled in the service.
Staff Major General Pilot Shaikh Ahmad Bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Chairman of the National Service, said the national service will mould Emirati youth into responsible citizens, reiterating that protecting the nation and preserving its independence and sovereignty is a sacred national duty for every citizen.
He said the book highlighted the different experiences felt by those in National Service.
For recruits who are appointed in federal departments, local departments, and the private sector during their national service will be considered as service for their benefit in these departments and sectors.
The national service camp also provides many packages, including attractive offers on booking of new Backhoe machines.
Nicola Charlton, 25, shop supervisor, Ashington: National Service is an excellent idea.
The national service centre is expected to handle more than 25,000 calls every month.
Q IF a man's National Service was deferred, did he have to serve it at a later date?

Full browser ?