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barracks lawyer

noun
1.
a member of the armed forces who speaks or acts like an authority on military law, regulations, and the rights of service personnel.
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A soldier who is argumentative, esp on fine points, and tends to be a meddler, complainer, and self-server (1940s+ Army)

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