a body, especially a military one, convened to hear complaints relating to personal honor.
Philately. a noncompetitive exhibit of outstanding stamps forming part of a large exhibition.
the planning body of a girl-scout troop, composed of patrol leaders, the troop scribe, the troop treasurer, and the adult troop leader.
a body of officials of a boy-scout organization that awards honor medals and certificates of promotion to members.
noun 1. a military board or agency created to investigate and report on certain military matters, as an accusation against an officer. noun 1. (Brit) a group of people appointed to investigate the causes of a disaster, accident, etc 2. a military court set up to inquire into a military matter such as a failure […]
- Court of justiciary
noun 1. short for High Court of Justiciary
noun 1. a duly instituted organ of the government that administers justice, whether on the basis of legislation, previous court decisions, or other authoritative services. 2. a court administering the rules developed by such organs as distinguished from the rules and principles developed and administered in courts of equity.
noun 1. a court whose judgments and proceedings are kept on permanent record and that has the power to impose penalties for contempt.