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judge advocate general (J.A.G.)

n. a military officer who advises the government on courts-martial and administers the conduct of courts-martial. The officers who are judge advocates and counsel assigned to the accused come from the office of the judge advocate general or appointed by it to work certain court-martials. (See: court-martial, judge advocate)

JAG

abbreviation for JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL.
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One deploying brigade commander assigned a JAG to the planning cell.
Jag was presented with a kit for his team by McDonalds, who sponsor the FA's Kick Racism Out campaign.
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JAG has committed to help 30,000 high-risk youth obtain professional credentials over the course of five years.
Jag, of Earlsdon, Coventry, turned 40 this year so he and his friends decided to go to Ghana to give something back to society.
Jag, of Earlsdon, Coventry, wants to celebrate his 40th birthday on May 2 by helping some of the poorest children in the world.
The Jag perk was offered to all members of the Bar Council, of which barrister Cherie, 53, below is a member.
Opposition MSPs also want investigations into links between the jag and autism and bowel disease to continue, as more and more parents refuse to let their children have the MMR.
The Defence Minister, who less than a month ago refused to reform the Office of the Judge Advocate General (JAG), has extended the term of the current JAG, Brigadier General Pierre Boutet, by another three months.
Last year I put a plug-in diesel performance unit into my Jag XJ oil-burner, and saw a significant increase in torque and flexibility, as well as adding another five miles to every gallon.