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Meaning of “officer” - Learner’s Dictionary

officer

noun [C]     /ˈɒfɪsər/
MILITARY
B2 someone with an important job in a military organization: an army/naval officer People in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directorsRanks in the Army
GOVERNMENT
B1 someone who works for a government department: a customs officer a prison officerGovernment ministers and civil servants
POLICE
B1 a police officer: a uniformed officer →  See also probation officer People who work for the police service
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