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demobilize

verb
     
Related topics: Military
de‧mo‧bi‧lize also demobilise British English [transitive usually passive]
PM to send home the members of an army, navy etc, especially at the end of a war:
programmes to help demobilized soldiers fit into civilian life
demobilization noun [uncountable]

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