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Spanish translation of “martial”

martial

adjective /ˈmaːʃəl/
warlike or fond of fighting
marcial
a martial nation.
belonging to or suitable for war
marcial
martial music.
martial art noun (usually martial arts) a traditional way of fighting in sports such as judo or karate.
artes marciales
martial law noun the ruling of a country by the army in time of war or great national emergency, when ordinary law does not apply
ley marcial
The country is now under martial law.
(Definition of martial from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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