air chief marshal


noun British.

an air force commander of a rank comparable to an army general.

Nearby words

  1. air casing,
  2. air cavalry,
  3. air cavalryman,
  4. air cell,
  5. air chamber,
  6. air cleaner,
  7. air coach,
  8. air cock,
  9. air command,
  10. air commodore

Origin of air chief marshal

First recorded in 1915–20

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British Dictionary definitions for air chief marshal

air chief marshal

noun

a senior officer of the Royal Air Force and certain other air forces, of equivalent rank to admiral in the Royal NavyAbbreviation: ACM
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