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field marshal

noun [C] uk   UK us  
( also Field Marshal) a British army officer of the highest rank: Field Marshal Davies/George Davies [as form of address] Yes, Field Marshal.
Translations of “field marshal”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國)陸軍元帥…
in Russian фельдмаршал…
in Turkish mareşal, Britanya ordusunda en yüksek rütbeli subay…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国)陆军元帅…
in Polish marszałek polny…
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