Staff-officers

  • 1 Staff (military) — Staff office redirects here. For the ceremonial weapon, see staff of office. Not to be confused with Staff Corps Officer. Warfare Military history Eras …

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  • 2 Staff College, Camberley — Staff College, Camberley, Surrey, is a training college for the British Army.OriginsIn 1799 Colonel John Gaspard Le Marchant, 7th Hussars, submitted a proposal to the Commander in Chief of the British Army for a Royal Military College in three… …

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  • 3 staff officer — staff officers N COUNT In the army and air force, a staff officer is an officer who works for a commander or in the headquarters …

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  • 4 staff — n. 1. Stick, pole, rod. 2. Partisan, truncheon, quarter staff, club, cudgel, bludgeon, shillelah, bat. 3. Cane, stick. 4. Support, prop, stay. 5. Mace, truncheon, bâton. 6. Staff officers, general officers, état major. 7. Stanza, stave …

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  • 5 staff officer — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms staff officer : singular staff officer plural staff officers an officer in the army who works for an officer of higher rank …

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  • 6 staff supervision — The process of advising other staff officers and individuals subordinate to the commander of the commander …

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  • 7 Staff — (st[.a]f), n.; pl. {Staves} (st[=a]vz or st[aum]vz; 277) or {Staffs} (st[.a]fs) in senses 1 9, {Staffs} in senses 10, 11. [AS. st[ae]f a staff; akin to LG. & D. staf, OFries. stef, G. stab, Icel. stafr, Sw. staf, Dan. stav, Goth. stabs element,… …

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  • 8 Staff angle — Staff Staff (st[.a]f), n.; pl. {Staves} (st[=a]vz or st[aum]vz; 277) or {Staffs} (st[.a]fs) in senses 1 9, {Staffs} in senses 10, 11. [AS. st[ae]f a staff; akin to LG. & D. staf, OFries. stef, G. stab, Icel. stafr, Sw. staf, Dan. stav, Goth.… …

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  • 9 Staff tree — Staff Staff (st[.a]f), n.; pl. {Staves} (st[=a]vz or st[aum]vz; 277) or {Staffs} (st[.a]fs) in senses 1 9, {Staffs} in senses 10, 11. [AS. st[ae]f a staff; akin to LG. & D. staf, OFries. stef, G. stab, Icel. stafr, Sw. staf, Dan. stav, Goth.… …

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  • 10 Officers' Christian Fellowship — (OCF) is as of 2009 a 15,000 member organization made up of U.S. Military officers growing at 3% per year represented at 80% of military installations. It is a Christian parachurch[1] organization founded in 1943.[2] The organization s goal is to …

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  • 11 staff — staff1 [staf, stäf] n. pl. staffs; also, for STAFF1 senses 1 & 5, staves [ME staf < OE stæf, akin to Ger stab, < IE base * steb(h) , post, pole > STEM1, STAMP] 1. a stick, rod, or pole; specif., a) a stick used …

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  • 12 staff — ► NOUN 1) (treated as sing. or pl. ) the employees of an organization. 2) (treated as sing. or pl. ) a group of officers assisting an officer in command of an army formation or administration headquarters. 3) a long stick used as a support or… …

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  • 13 Staff Noncommissioned Officer — Staff noncommissioned officers in the United States Marine Corps are those career Marines serving in grades E 6 through and including E 9. The ranks include Staff Sergeant (E 6), Gunnery Sergeant (E 7), Master Sergeant / First Sergeant (E 8), and …

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  • 14 staff college — noun (military) A college that trains officers for staff appointments • • • Main Entry: ↑staff …

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  • 15 staff — [n1] employees of organization agents, assistants, cadre, cast, crew, deputies, faculty, force, help, officers, operatives, organization, personnel, servants, shop, teachers, team, workers, work force; concept 325 staff [n2] stick, usually for… …

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  • 16 officers of instruction — index faculty (teaching staff) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 17 Officers' Training Corps — A Saladin armoured car of the Cambridge University OTC on exercise in 1974 The Officer Training Corps (OTC) is a part of the British Army which provides military leadership training to students at UK universities. The name Officer Training Corps… …

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  • 18 staff — I. noun (plural staffs or staves) Etymology: Middle English staf, from Old English stæf; akin to Old High German stab staff, Sanskrit stabhnāti he supports Date: before 12th century 1. a. a long stick carried in the hand for support in walking b …

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  • 19 staff — n. personnel 1) an administrative; coaching; editorial; hospital; medical; nursing; office; teaching staff 2) a skeleton staff 3) on the staff 4) (misc.) to join a staff (she joined the staff as an editor) group of officers serving a commander 5) …

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  • 20 Staff of Government Division — The Staff of Government Division of the High Court of Justice (usually shorted to Staff of Government Division) is the Court of Appeal in the Isle of Man. It hears all appeals, both criminal and civil, from the High Court. It is the second… …

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