section

What is section?

section meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
1. As applied to ships or naval aircraft, a tactical subdivision of a division.
Source: JP 3-33

2. A subdivision of an office, installation, territory, works, or organization; especially a major subdivision of a staff.
Source: JP 3-33

3. A tactical unit of the Army and Marine Corps smaller than a platoon and larger than a squad.
Source: JP 3-33

4. An area in a warehouse extending from one wall to the next; usually the largest subdivision of one floor.
Source: JP 3-33

 

reference: DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

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