Etymology
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enlistment (n.)

1758, from enlist + -ment.

updated on September 01, 2014

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Definitions of enlistment from WordNet

enlistment (n.)
a period of time spent in military service;
Synonyms: hitch / term of enlistment / tour of duty / duty tour / tour
enlistment (n.)
the act of enlisting (as in a military service);
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.