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staff officer

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


n.
a commissioned officer who is a member of a military staff.
[1695–1705]
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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
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Translations

staff officer

n (Mil) → ufficiale m di Stato Maggiore
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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.
Beside him was his comrade Nesvitski, a tall staff officer, extremely stout, with a kindly, smiling, handsome face and moist eyes.
According to a press release received here on Tuesday from UN, speaking in the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations, Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN, Maleeha Lodhi, said that Pakistan is proud to have achieved the goal of deployment of 15 percent female staff officers in UN Missions.
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The meeting approved names of 25 administrative staff officers of the University, for Leadership and Professional Development Training, to be held at Massey University of New Zealand.
Thereafter, the Air Marshal, who has earlier been Air Defence Commander and Senior Air Staff Officer at WAC, addressed all the principal staff officers.
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Islamabad, April 26, 2011 (Frontier Star): Vice Admiral Dakheel Allah Bin Ahmed Al Waqdani, Commander Royal Saudi Naval Forces accompanied by personal staff officers on Monday is on the official visit at the invitation of Admiral Noman Bashir, Chief of the Naval Staff Pakistan Navy.
Regional commands around the world, called "combatant commands," or COCOMs, report that joint staff officers at combined task forces and standing joint force headquarters "are either under-trained or completely untrained to conduct their jobs as members of joint staffs," said the report, which was produced by Thoughtlink, Inc., of Vienna, Va.