Judge Advocate General(redirected from judge advocates general)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
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)