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knight marshal

noun
1.
another name for marshal (sense 5)
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  • Great names were whispered, as the servants of the knight marshal arranged these in their respective places.

    The Tangled Skein Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  • At length, late in the afternoon, the knight marshal's men appeared on horseback.

  • Then came the knight marshal on a caparisoned steed, himself in a suit of gilt armour, and in a richly embroidered surcoat.

    Endymion Benjamin Disraeli
  • The knight marshal to take care that all such unthrifty and common women as follow the Court be banished.

    Ten Thousand Wonderful Things Edmund Fillingham King

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