When Cheirisophus caught sight of the enemy on the pass at a distance of about three or four miles, he ceased marching, not caring to approach the enemy with his troops in column, and he passed down the order to the others: to deploy their companies to the front, that the troops might form into line.
Ses disciples deployarent quelquefois autour de lui une pompe rustique, dont leurs vetements, tenant lieu de tapis, faisaient les frais.
The mass, moving in a column, is deployed--that is, stretched out to cover a mile or more as it moves forward; the cavalry divides and rides far to right and left, to see that no ambush is set to enable the rebels to sneak in behind the vast human broom, as it sweeps through the solemn aisles of the pines, now rising in vernal columns thicker and thicker.
DEROULER, etendre; deployer; etaler; developper.
Malheureusement tous les efforts deployes par le Gouvernement Imperial dans cette direction resterent sans effet.
Coming over the mounds, and outlined black against the glare of the Parisian horizon, I saw several moving figures, and still a way to the right several more deploying out between me and my destination.
He at once established his headquarters at Nikolsk, and his Chief of Staff, General Kanaka, took up his position behind our lines at Svagena, using us as a screen for the deployment of his command, which had already begun.
Coast Artillery companies Codes used in signaling General service code (International Morse code) Two-arm semaphore code Wig-wag code Letter codes-- Cavalry Field Artillery Infantry Combat Exercises Commander of the guard Commands, Infantry Drill Regulations Company inspection Company, school of: Close order drill-- Alignment At ease and route step Facing or marching to the rear Front into line Movements on fixed pivot Movements on the moving pivot On right (left) into line Rules To diminish the front of a column of squads To dismiss company To form the company Division of company Extended order drill-- Deployments Rules for deployment The advance The company acting alone The company in support The fire attack Fire-- Classes of firing Fire control Fire direction Fire discipline General rules Ranges The target Instruction Position of officers, noncommissioned officers, guides, etc.
When the great procession of life first emerges out of the darkness of Archaean times, it deploys into a spreading world of strange Crustaceans, and we have the Age of Trilobites.