[ noun ] (military) the branch of military science dealing with detailed maneuvers to achieve objectives set by strategy
Used in print(Booton Herndon, "From Custer to Korea, The 7th Cavalry"...)
Though he knew no more about military science and tactics than any other desk_officer , he managed to get transferred to the combat forces .(Public Papers of the Presidents of the U.S. D. D....)
Strategy and tactics of the U._S. military_forces are now undergoing one of the greatest transitions in history .