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court-martial
American English: /ˌkɔrtˈmɑrʃ(ə)l/
British English: /kɔːt ˈmɑːʃ(ə)l/

Translation of court-martial in Spanish:

noun plural courts-martialPronunciation: /ˈkɔːrts-/, /ˈkɔːts-/

  • Example sentences
    • As the convening officer then, he appoints both the members of the court martial who are officers, as well as the judge advocate.
    • The guiding principle for the selection of members of a court martial is that they should be officers who are not under the command of the higher authority.
    • If so, it is expected they will face trial before a military court martial.

transitive verb -l-

or
  • also: (British English) -ll-
    formarle consejo de guerra a
    they'll be court-martialed
    se les formará consejo de guerra
    Example sentences
    • In a celebrated case in the USA in the late 1960s, a US army doctor was court-martialled for refusing to provide medical training for special forces.
    • This was enforced by interrupting transmissions and even arresting and court-martialing reporters.
    • He was court-martialed for refusing to obey an order and received a bad-conduct discharge from the Army in 1995.

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