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martial
used in Sycamore Row

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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
  • In Germany, she had worked in the JAG Corps as a clerk and watched court-martial proceedings.
    p. 251.7

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