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martial
used in All Quiet on the Western Front

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Definition
relating to war or soldiers
most commonly seen in these expressions:
  • "court martial" — a military court that tries military personnel using military law (which is different than civilian law)
  • "martial law" — the body of law imposed by the military over civilian affairs which can be declared to replace ordinary civilian law in a time of crisis
  • But what does a court-martial a hundred miles behind the front-line know about it?
    Chapter 11 (31% in)

There are no more uses of "martial" in All Quiet on the Western Front.

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