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court-mar·tial

court-martial

 
pronunciation:
kort mar shl [or] kort mar shl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
inflections: court-martials, courts-martial
definition 1: a military court that tries those subject to it for violations of military law.
definition 2: a trial by a military court.
definition 3: a conviction by such a court.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: court-martials, court-martialing, court-martialed
definition: to try by a military court.