staff officer


noun Military.

a commissioned officer who is a member of a staff.

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Origin of staff officer

First recorded in 1695–1705
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British Dictionary definitions for staff officer

staff officer

noun

a commissioned officer serving on the staff of a commander, service, or central headquarters
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