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general officer

noun, Military.
1.
an officer ranking above colonel.
Origin of general officer
1635-1645
An Americanism dating back to 1635-45
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general officer

noun
1.
an officer holding a commission of brigadier's rank or above in the army, air force, or marine corps
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