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The act or an instance of summoning reserve military personnel to active service.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. an order to report for active military service.
2. a call or urging to service.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
1. (Mil) → llamada f al servicio militar; [of reserves] → movilización f; (= conscription) → servicio m militar obligatorio
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
call-up[ˈkɔːlˌʌp] (Mil) n → chiamata (alle armi)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995