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Definition of Martinet

Martinet
Martinet Mar"ti*net`, n. [So called from an officer of that name in the French army under Louis XIV. Cf. Martin the bird, Martlet.] In military language, a strict disciplinarian; in general, one who lays stress on a rigid adherence to the details of discipline, or to forms and fixed methods. [Hence, the word is commonly employed in a depreciatory sense.]
Martinet
Martinet Mar"ti*net`, n. [F.] (Zo["o]l.) The martin.

Meaning of Martinet from wikipedia

- Charles Martinet (/ˈmɑːrtɪneɪ/, French: [maʁtinɛ]) is an American actor and voice actor known for his portrayal of Mario in the Super Mario video game...
- The martinet (/ˈmɑːrtɪnɪt/) is a punitive device traditionally used in France and other parts of Europe. The word also has other usages, described below...
- A martinet is a type of whip. Martinet is also a French name and may refer to: André Martinet, French linguist Charles Martinet, American actor François-Nicolas...
- Pierre Martinet is an ex-agent of DGSE, the French external intelligence agency. In 2005 he published the book La DGSE : service action, un agent sort...
- Louis André Martinet (December 28, 1849 - June 7, 1917) was a lawyer, publisher, medical doctor, civil rights activist and state legislator in Louisiana...
- Jean Martinet (died 1672) was a French lieutenant-colonel and Inspector General, and one of the first great drill masters of modern times. Martinet served...
- Fred Armisen, Kevin Michael Richardson, Sebastian Maniscalco, and Charles Martinet. After the critical and commercial failure of the 1993 film, Nintendo was...
- André Martinet (French: [ɑ̃.dʁe maʁ.ti.nɛ]; Saint-Alban-des-Villards, 12 April 1908 – Châtenay-Malabry, 16 July 1999) was a French linguist, influential...
- The Miles M.25 Martinet was a target tug aircraft of the Royal Air Force (RAF) and Fleet Air Arm (FAA) that was in service during the Second World War...
- The SNCAC Martinet was a German-designed but French-built twin-engined military trainer and light transport monoplane. It was operated by the French military...