Definition of Military control
1. Noun. The control of a country by military forces of a foreign power.
Generic synonyms: Social Control
Category relationships: Armed Forces, Armed Services, Military, Military Machine, War Machine
Derivative terms: Occupy
Lexicographical Neighbors of Military Control
Literary usage of Military control
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Modern Egypt by Evelyn Baring Cromer (1908)
"IMMEDIATELY after the mutiny of September 9, M. Barthe'lemy St. Hilaire proposed to Lord Granville that a joint military control should be established in ..."
2. Handbook of International Law by George Grafton Wilson (1910)
"ai CESSATION OF HOSTILE MILITARY OCCUPATION AND OF military control. ... military control ceases when and to the extent that the regular civil government l» ..."
3. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"In the provinces a more regular administration entirely under military control was then being instituted. At first the accused do not seem to have been ..."
4. The History of British India by James Mill, Horace Hayman Wilson (1858)
"... Force sent against him, — Treaty concluded, — violated and renewed, — Military Control maintained until his Death. — Disturbances in Cutch. ..."
5. Life and Works of Abraham Lincoln by Abraham Lincoln, Henry Clay Whitney (1907)
"Memoranda about military control of Churches. MARCH 4, 1864. I have written before, and now repeat, the United States Government must not undertake to ..."
6. Life and Works of Abraham Lincoln by Abraham Lincoln, Marion Mills Miller, Henry Clay Whitney (1907)
"... it is liable to some abuses, but it is not quite easy to withdraw it entirely and at once. A. Lincoln. Memoranda about military control of Churches. ..."