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adjutant general

adjutant general

pronunciation:
ae j tnt je n rl [or] ae j tnt jen rl
part of speech: noun
inflections: adjutants general
definition 1: a staff officer who serves as chief administrative assistant to the commanding officer of an army corps or division.
definition 2: (cap.) in the U.S. Army, the chief administrative officer, a major general who oversees personnel.
definition 3: (cap.) in the U.S. National Guard, the chief administrative officer in each state.