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martial
used in Angelfall

2 uses
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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
  • She simply took me to a martial arts studio and prepaid in cash for five years' worth of training.
    p. 32.6
  • She talked with the sensei and found out that there were different kinds of martial arts —tae kwon do for fighting when you have a little distance, jujitsu for up close and personal, and escrima for knife fighting.
    p. 32.7

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