Definitions for judge advocate

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

judge′ ad′vocate(n.)(pl.)judge advocates.

  1. a staff officer designated as legal adviser to a commander and charged with the administration of military justice.

    Category: Military

Origin of judge advocate:

1740–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. judge advocate(noun)

    an officer assigned to the judge advocate general

  2. judge advocate(noun)

    a staff officer serving as legal adviser to a military commander

Wiktionary

  1. judge advocate(Noun)

    A commissioned officer acting as a lawyer to advise a court martial on points of law or to act as prosecutor.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. judge advocate

    An officer of the Judge Advocate General

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