The term muster designates the process or event of accounting for members in a
military unit. This practice of inspections led to the coining of the English idiom
a formal military gathering to examine or test soldiers. Source: Merriam-Webster's
Learner's Dictionary. Examples:
5 days ago
Originally meaning only to gather soldiers,
v. mus·tered, mus·ter·ing, mus·ters. v.tr. 1. To call (troops) together, as for inspection. 2. To cause to come together; gather: Bring all the volunteers you can ...
Assemble (troops), especially for inspection or in preparation for bat....