command post

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  1. Army. the headquarters of the commander of a military unit.
  2. a headquarters of a civilian group or organization dealing with an emergency situation, special event, or the like.

Origin of command post

An Americanism dating back to 1915–20 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for command post

base, CP, GHQ

British Dictionary definitions for command post

command post

  1. military the position from which a unit commander and his staff exercise command
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