adjutant general

ad·ju·tant gen·er·al
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [aj-uh-tuh nt jen-er-uh l]
    • /ˈædʒ ə tənt ˈdʒɛn ər əl/
    • /ˈædʒ.ʊ.tənt ˈdʒenrəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [aj-uh-tuh nt jen-er-uh l]
    • /ˈædʒ ə tənt ˈdʒɛn ər əl/

Definitions of adjutant general words

  • noun adjutant general a member of the Army Board responsible for personnel and administrative functions 3
  • noun adjutant general a general's executive officer 3
  • noun adjutant general the adjutant of a military unit with general staff 3
  • noun adjutant general an officer in an army who is chief administrative assistant of the commanding officer of a corps or division 3
  • noun adjutant general the chief administrative officer, having the rank of major general, in charge of the department that handles personnel records 3
  • noun adjutant general the administrative officer of the National Guard in each state 3

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This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 3% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
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noun adjutant general

  • brigadier general — In the United States, a brigadier general is a senior officer in the armed forces who is often in charge of a brigade and has a rank above colonel and below major general.
  • major general — a military officer ranking next below a lieutenant general and next above a brigadier general.

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