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judge ad·vo·cate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. judge advocatenoun

    an officer assigned to the judge advocate general

  2. judge advocatenoun

    a staff officer serving as legal adviser to a military commander


  1. judge advocatenoun

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


  1. judge advocate

    Judge-advocates are military lawyers serving in different capacities in the military justice systems of different jurisdictions.


  1. judge advocate

    A judge advocate is a legal advisor or a military lawyer, often an officer, who advises the court on points of law and fact in a military court, provides legal advice to commanders, and often serves as a prosecutor in court-martial proceedings. They are involved in various areas of law including international law, operational law, administrative law, and criminal law. The term is commonly used in the US Military.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. judge advocate

    An officer of the Judge Advocate General

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of judge advocate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of judge advocate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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