Commissaryship Com"mis*sa*ry*ship, n. The office or employment of a commissary. --Ayliffe. [1913 Webster]

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  • commissaryship — commˈissaryship noun • • • Main Entry: ↑commissary …   Useful english dictionary

  • commissary — n. (pl. ies) 1 a deputy or delegate. 2 a representative or deputy of a bishop. 3 Mil. an officer responsible for the supply of food etc. to soldiers. 4 US a a restaurant in a film studio etc. b the food supplied. 5 US Mil. a store for the supply… …   Useful english dictionary

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