of, like, or befitting a soldier.

1570–80; soldier + -ly

soldierliness, noun Unabridged
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soldierly (ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ)
of or befitting a good soldier

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Example sentences
His religious opinions and private morals were less acceptable to the colony
  than his soldierly qualities.
It never dawned on them that it isn't race but cause that makes people
  soldierly or not.
Solid chocolate shaped in a myriad of exciting confections travelled in neat
  soldierly processions toward the wrapping department.
The essence is knife-sharp pragmatism wedded to soldierly selflessness.
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