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council of war

Translation of council of war in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • During the truce that followed, Charles became the president of a council of war that began scrapping the old Habsburg military system and replacing it with one intelligently modelled on the best aspects of the French.
    • Consider his account of the council of war convened on December 10, 1862, the night before the planned assault on the town.
    • This situation comes to a head when Talthybius, the Greek messenger, returns from the enemy camp to say that the council of war has decided to execute Hector's and Andromache's small son, who if he lived could become a danger to the Greeks.

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