staff officer


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staff officer

n
(Military) a commissioned officer serving on the staff of a commander, service, or central headquarters

staff′ of`ficer


n.
a commissioned officer who is a member of a military staff.
[1695–1705]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.staff officer - a commissioned officer assigned to a military commander's staffstaff officer - a commissioned officer assigned to a military commander's staff
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
commissioned officer - a military officer holding a commission
judge advocate - a staff officer serving as legal adviser to a military commander
quartermaster general - a staff officer in charge of supplies for a whole army
Translations

staff officer

n (Mil) → ufficiale m di Stato Maggiore
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Beside him was his comrade Nesvitski, a tall staff officer, extremely stout, with a kindly, smiling, handsome face and moist eyes.
Some of us staff officers dismount and look at our saddle-girths; those already on the ground remount.
The mounted staff officers, their field-glasses up, are motionless all.
One or two staff officers greeted Thomson, and the man who had brought him in attended to his wants.
Staff officer Abdullah Dhaifallah Mohammed was killed by gunmen in an ambush on Madween-Aldhahaki highway, it said in a statement on its website, Xinhua reported.
His senior assignments include Air Defence Commander at HQ WAC and as Senior Air Staff Officer at HQ WAC and HQ SWAC.
4) The goal of this modified CCC was to integrate the company grade staff officer skill set taught at CAS3 into the branch-specific Officer Education System (OES).
com or by contacting Chief Staff Officer Jack Evans at (706) 354-4111 or evans@usnscf.
Jeff Satterfield, joint training readiness and exercise division chief for headquarters, European Command, estimates that it takes two to three months--"but no more than six"--for a joint staff officer to learn his field.
Schier, USAFR Staff Officer to the Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs
Focus on being a great staff officer first, and the rest will take care of itself.
New Delhi, July 1 ( ANI ): Air Marshal BS Dhanoa on Monday took over as Senior Air Staff Officer, Western Air Command vice Air Marshal PS Gill, who has taken over as Air Officer Commanding in Chief, Training Command.