court-mar·tial /ˈkortˌmɑrʃəl, ˈkɔrt, ˈmɑr-/
Court-mar·tial n.; pl. Courts-martial A court consisting of military or naval officers, for the trial of one belonging to the army or navy, or of offenses against military or naval law.
Court-mar·tial, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Court-martialed p. pr. & vb. n. Court-martialing.] To subject to trial by a court-martial.
n 1: a military court to try serious breaches of martial law
2: a trial by court martial
v : subject to trial by court-martial
[also: court-martialling, court-martialled]