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field marshal

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Army
field marshalˈfield ˌmarshal noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 PMAan officer of the highest rank in the British army
Examples from the Corpus
field marshalShe was born in 1895 to an army major and his wife and was granddaughter to a field marshal.Lady Astor of Hever, daughter of first world war field marshal Earl Haig, has died aged 81.
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