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aide-de-campnoun [C]

uk   /ˌeɪd.dəˈkɑ̃ː/  us   /ˌeɪd.dəˈkæmp/ (plural aides-de-camp uk   /ˌeɪd.dəˈkɑ̃ː/  us   /-ˈkæmp/ ) (abbreviation ADC)
(Definition of aide-de-camp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “aide-de-camp”
in Chinese (Simplified) 副官, 随从武官, 随从参谋…
in Chinese (Traditional) 副官, 隨從武官, 隨從參謀…
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