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Military academy   /mˈɪlətˌɛri əkˈædəmi/   Listen
Military academy

An academy for training military officers.

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"Military academy" Quotes from Famous Books

... Democratic candidate, Adlai Stevenson. The oath of office was administered by Chief Justice Frederick Vinson on two Bibles—the one used by George Washington at the first inauguration, and the one General Eisenhower received from his mother upon his graduation from the Military Academy at West Point. A large parade followed the ceremony, and inaugural balls were held at the National Armory and Georgetown University's ...
— United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches - From Washington to George W. Bush • Various

... auditorium for one of the famous weekly lectures. The speaker on this occasion was James Joseph Sylvester, a small intense man with an enormous head, sometime professor of mathematics at the University of Virginia, in America, and more recently at the Royal Military Academy in Woolwich. He spoke from the same rostrum that had been occupied by Davy, Faraday, Tyndall, Maxwell, and many other notable scientists. Professor Sylvester's subject was "Recent Discoveries in Mechanical ...
— Kinematics of Mechanisms from the Time of Watt • Eugene S. Ferguson

... in the state of New York, and West Point, the military academy, showed that their colleagues were wrong by an elaborate calculation of the right ascension and declination ...
— Rubur the Conqueror • Jules Verne

... of years Tom, Dick and Sam have attended a military academy, but now their school days at Putnam Hall are at an end, and we find them getting ready to go to college. But before leaving home for the higher seat of learning they take a remarkable cruise on a steam yacht, searching for an island upon which ...
— The Rover Boys on Treasure Isle - The Strange Cruise of the Steam Yacht • Edward Stratemeyer

Words linked to "Military academy" :   military, United States Military Academy, armed forces, war machine, academy, US Military Academy, military machine, armed services

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