Articles of war

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Articles of war rules and regulations, fixed by law, for the better government of the army.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Articles of war code of regulations for the government and discipline of the army and navy
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. articulus, a little joint—artus, a joint.

Usage

In literature:

It is the article of war.
"Sonnie-Boy's People" by James B. Connolly
The colonel arrived and read the Article of War as to mutiny and talked to the men a few minutes.
"The History of the American Expedition Fighting the Bolsheviki" by Joel R. Moore
I like that article of war.
"The Works of Lord Byron" by Lord Byron
Captain Barry's foresight in having everything ready for war, although the preliminary articles of peace had been signed, was soon manifested.
"The Story of Commodore John Barry" by Martin Griffin
One that has enlisted to serve his government in peace or war; receiving pay, and subject to the Mutiny Act and Articles of War.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Now Article 23(h) is a clause in the Convention concerning the Laws and Customs of War on Land.
"The League of Nations and its Problems" by Lassa Oppenheim
That is a violation of Section Eighteen of the Fifth Article of War.
"The Loyalist" by James Francis Barrett
A Reprint of Interesting Articles from 'The War Cry'.
"Standards of Life and Service" by T. H. Howard
They, at one time, had the same idea of us, Americans; but the late war has corrected their articles of belief.
"A Journal of a Young Man of Massachusetts, 2nd ed." by Benjamin Waterhouse
The same article contains an estimate of pre-war national incomes for these great powers.
"The American Empire" by Scott Nearing
But the purpose of this article is not to recount the horrors the war brought to Russia.
"Birdseye Views of Far Lands" by James T. Nichols
The French articles of war are none of the mildest.
"Tales from Blackwood, Volume 7" by Various
Joseph E. Shufelt's article on the European war is an amazing outburst of socialism in its worst form.
"Writings in the United Amateur, 1915-1922" by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
Captain Wemyss has been in the habit of doing this on board his own ship, agreeably to the Articles of War.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 16 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
It is the purpose of the following article to single out one aspect of the war which has been strangely neglected.
"German Problems and Personalities" by Charles Sarolea
Sergeant Nixon, go to the orderly's room and bring the articles of war.
"Wau-nan-gee or the Massacre at Chicago" by Major John Richardson
The second article provided for the neutralization of the canal in the event of war between the contracting parties.
"The United States and Latin America" by John Holladay Latané
She acknowledged it, was rebuked and the Articles of War regarding such deeds were read to her.
"Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia" by Carrie Hunter Willis
The military events of the war are described in the article GREAT REBELLION.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 8" by Various
In the open field under the unfurled colours appointments were declared and the articles of war read.
"Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II." by Gustav Freytag
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In news:

Articles Featuring Causes Of The Civil War From History Net Magazines.
An article in this week's Observer about the unanimity among New York politicians in supporting Israel's bombing of Lebanon (surprise) contains an important statement by Rep Jerrold Nadler (who was a brave opponent of the Iraq war).
Editor's Note: This article is part of an occasional series on the Civil War sesquicentennial provided by members of the Wheeling Civil War 150 Committee.
Editor's note: This article is part of The Journal's Unsung Heroes series, which shares stories of area veterans who served in wars and conflicts from World War II through the present day.
That wartime generals believe what they want to believe is, I submit, a corollary of Sir Brian Urquhart's article "The Last Disaster of the War".
Article "The Civil War Diary of Octave Bruso" Is Not Available At This Time.
Kennan, who died in 2005 at the age of 101, lives as the author of the "Long Telegram" from Moscow and the "X" article in Foreign Affairs, essays that laid the foundation for Cold War containment.
The buzz-generating article, published at the end of May, is "Secret 'Kill List' Proves a Test of Obama's Principles and Will," a 6,000-word opus taking us on a tour of the Obama war room.
PLATTSBURGH — Over the next 22 months, readers will have a chance to read, in real time, the events of the War of 1812 leading up to the Battle of Plattsburgh in a series of articles by Colin Read.
According to an article in the almanac 's most recent edition, the number of farms has increased for the first time since before World War II.
A possible cause of the Persian Gulf war illness suffered by veterans that you did not mention in your Dec 14 news article were the experimental drugs given to United States troops.
Rowan Scarborough's article, "U. S. troops winning war against IEDs of Taliban" (Page 1, May 25), brings attention to the reality of 21st-century warfare.
In a significant shakeup for the Afghan war effort, Gen Stanley McChrystal, the top commander of American forces in Afghanistan, resigned over statements he made in a Rolling Stone magazine article .
His article, " Opium Wars," appears in the February issue of National Geographic.
Facts, information and articles about the Battle Of Palmetto Ranch, the last Civil War Battle of the American Civil War.
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In science:

The “guilt” for World War I was hotly debated for decades; in contrast to many books and articles, the Versailles peace treaty of 1919 did not blame only Germany for this war.
A Biased Review of Sociophysics
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