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rule of the sword

  • as inmartial law
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Synonyms for rule of the sword

noun law imposed by the military
  • army rule
  • imperium in imperio
  • iron rule
  • military government
  • rule of the sword
  • stratocracy
  • suspension of civil rights

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martial law

noun. law imposed by the military
  • army rule
  • imperium in imperio
  • iron rule
  • military government
  • rule of the sword
  • stratocracy
  • suspension of civil rights
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