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English definition of “marshal”

marshal

noun [C] (OFFICER)    /ˈmɑː.ʃəl/ US  /ˈmɑːr-/
(also Marshal) a title used for important officers in the armed forces of some countries : a field marshal/ air vice marshal Marshal Pétain [as form of address] Yes, Marshal.General ranks in the armed forces (also Marshal) a title used for police or fire officers in some parts of the US: The deputy state fire marshal led the arson investigation . [as form of address] Thank you, Marshal.Emergency services in general
(Definition of marshal noun (OFFICER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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