demobilize

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demobilize

noun cure, curtail, deactivate, disarm, disband, disengage, fix, limit, reduce, remedy, sever, stop
Associated concepts: demobilize forces involved in an armed conflict
See also: disarm, disband, discharge, dismiss, disorganize, dissociate, dissolve, separate
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In all, the government plans to demobilise at least 7,400 of its troops by mid-April.
Shortly after the defeat, the rebels announced they were abandoning their 20 month old rebellion and that they were willing to disarm, demobilise and integrate into the Congolese army.
The DDR official, however, said insufficient numbers of vehicles and poor road accessibility remain a major setback in efforts to demobilise children within the military.