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martial

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1 of, relating to, or suitable for war or a warrior
  • the marching band played "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" and several other martial airs

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2 of or relating to the armed services
  • one of the basic tenets of martial law

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The first known use of martial was in the 14th century

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“Martial.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/martial. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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