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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mobilize \Mob"i*lize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mobilized; p. pr. & vb. n. Mobilizing.] [F. mobiliser.] 1. To assemble and organize and make ready for use or action; as, to mobilize volunteers for the election campaign. Syn: mobilise, marshal. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Specifically: To put in a state of readiness for active service in war, as an army corps; as, to mobilize the National Guard. Syn: mobilise, militarize, militarise. [1913 Webster] Moebius strip