Definition of 'martial law'
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Constitutional experts said the country was now under martial law. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The whole of Kathmandu was now placed under martial law. BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal's Royal Dynasty (2002)
Translations for 'martial law'
British English: martial law NOUN
Martial law is control of an area by soldiers, not the police.
The military leadership have lifted martial law in several more towns.
Definition of martial law from the Collins English Dictionary
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