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military law n
: law enforced by military rather than civil authority
: law prescribed by statute for the government of the armed forces and accompanying civilian employees compare martial law
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.