Mobilize vs Deploy - What's the difference?

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In lang=en terms the difference between mobilize and deploy

is that mobilize is to become made ready for war while deploy is to prepare and arrange (usually military unit or units) for use.

As verbs the difference between mobilize and deploy

is that mobilize is to make something mobile while deploy is to prepare and arrange (usually military unit or units) for use.

As a noun deploy is

(military|dated) deployment.

mobilize

English

Alternative forms

* (Commonwealth) mobilise

Verb

(mobiliz)
  • To make something mobile.
  • To assemble troops and their equipment in a coordinated fashion so as to be ready for war.
  • To become made ready for war.
  • deploy

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To prepare and arrange (usually military unit or units) for use.
  • "Deploy two units of infantry along the enemy's flank," the general ordered.
  • (intransitive) To unfold, open, or otherwise become ready for use.
  • He waited tensely for his parachute to deploy .
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  • At first she thought she would be embarrassed that she had deployed her air bag, that the other expert skiers she was with, more than a dozen of them, would have a good laugh at her panicked overreaction.
  • (computing) to install, test and implement a computer system or application.
  • The process for the deployment scenario includes: building a master installation of the operating system, creating its image and deploying the image onto a destination computer.
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    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (military, dated) deployment