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Marshal of the Royal Air Force

  

      n   a rank in the Royal Air Force comparable to that of Field Marshal in the British army  
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marshal  
      n  
1    (in some armies and air forces) an officer of the highest rank  
2    (in England) an officer, usually a junior barrister, who accompanies a judge on circuit and performs miscellaneous secretarial duties  
3      (in the U.S.)  
a    a Federal court officer assigned to a judicial district whose functions are similar to those of a sheriff  
b    (in some states) the chief police or fire officer  
4    an officer who organizes or conducts ceremonies, parades, etc.  
5      (Also called)    knight marshal   (formerly in England) an officer of the royal family or court, esp. one in charge of protocol  
6       an obsolete word for       ostler  
      vb   , -shals, -shalling, -shalled  
     (U.S.)   , -shals, -shaling, -shaled   tr  
7    to arrange in order  
to marshal the facts     
8    to assemble and organize (troops, vehicles, etc.) prior to onward movement  
9    to arrange (assets, mortgages, etc.) in order of priority  
10    to guide or lead, esp. in a ceremonious way  
11    to combine (two or more coats of arms) on one shield  
     (C13: from Old French mareschal; related to Old High German marahscalc groom, from marah horse + scalc servant)  
  marshalcy, marshalship      n  
  marshaller     (U.S.)  
  marshaler      n  


air chief marshal  
      n   a senior officer of the Royal Air Force and certain other air forces, of equivalent rank to admiral in the Royal Navy,   (Abbrev.)    ACM  
air marshal  
      n  
1    a senior Royal Air Force officer of equivalent rank to a vice admiral in the Royal Navy  
2    a Royal Australian Air Force officer of the highest rank  
3    a Royal New Zealand Air Force officer of the highest rank when chief of defence forces  
air vice-marshal  
      n  
1    a senior Royal Air Force officer of equivalent rank to a rear admiral in the Royal Navy  
2    a Royal Australian Air Force officer of the second highest rank  
3    a Royal New Zealand Air Force officer of the highest rank,   (Abbrev.)    AVM  
Earl Marshal  
      n   an officer of the English peerage who presides over the College of Heralds and organizes royal processions and other important ceremonies  
field marshal  
      n   an officer holding the highest rank in the British and certain other armies  
fire marshal  
      n     (U.S)  
1    a public official responsible for investigating the causes of fires, enforcing fire prevention laws, etc.  
2    the head of a fire prevention organization  
knight marshal  
      n      another name for       marshal       5  
Marshal of the Royal Air Force  
      n   a rank in the Royal Air Force comparable to that of Field Marshal in the British army  
provost marshal  
      n   the officer in charge of military police and thus responsible for military discipline in a large camp, area, or city  

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marshal

  
1    align, arrange, array, assemble, collect, deploy, dispose, draw up, gather, group, line up, muster, order, organize, rank, sequence  
2    conduct, escort, guide, lead, shepherd, usher  

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exp.
When something is 'in the air', it means something exciting or significant is taking place or about to happen. Ex.: Spring is in the air - it's time for change!
n.
means a different approach or a welcome change to something. Ex.: anna has lots of wonderful ideas and motivation - she is a breath of fresh air.
[Fig.]
n.
poisonous gas that pollutes the air in coal mines
n.
a large pocket of very cold air, typically the coldest air in the Northern Hemisphere, which sits over the polar region.
adv.
Supernaturally performed from force of habit or without conscious thought; a portmanteau word formed from "automatically" and "magically"
Wherever he went, flowers automagically materialized in the hands of all nearby women.
conj.
albeit although, even if, even though, notwithstanding that, tho' (U.S. or poetic) though <You use albeit to introduce a fact or comment which reduces the force or significance of what you have just said. FORMAL adv ADV with cl/group (=although)
Charles's letter was indeed published, albeit in a somewhat abbreviated form.
n.
Marriage between a man of royal or noble birth and a woman of lesser status, with the stipulation that wife and children have no claims to his titles or possessions or dignity. Still common at the beginning of the 20th C., the practice is now rare. Syn. Morganatic marriage, marriage of the left hand
[Hist.] So-called, because at the nuptial ceremony the husband gives his left hand to the bride, rather than his right, when saying, “I take thee for my wedded wife.”
n.
a column of air whirling around and towards a more or less vertical axis of low pressure, which moves along the land or ocean surface
n.
sigle of "Air Launched Cruise Missile" that can find his target electronically by his own means at a long distance according to a memorized map of the landscape he has to pass over
can also be launched from the soil or the sea. they can be reprogrammed or destroyed during the fly by the "sender"
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