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court martialnoun [C]

uk   /ˌkɔːt ˈmɑː.ʃəl/ us   /ˌkɔːrt ˈmɑːr.ʃəl/ plural court martials or formal courts martial
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court-martialnoun [C]

us   /ˈkɔrtˌmɑr·ʃəl, ˈkoʊrt-, -ˈmɑr·ʃəl/ plural courts-martial /ˈkɔrtsˌmɑr·ʃəl, ˈkoʊrts-, -ˈmɑr·ʃəl/ court-martials
a military court, or a trial in a military court, that judges members of the armed forces
court-martial
verb [T] us   /ˈkɔrtˌmɑr·ʃəl, ˈkoʊrt-/
He was court-martialed for leaving his post without permission.
(Definition of court-martial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “court martial”
in Turkish askerî mahkeme, divanı harp…
in Russian трибунал…
in Chinese (Simplified) 军事法庭, 军事审判…
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍事法庭, 軍事審判…
in Polish sąd wojenny lub wojskowy…
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