Commander-in-chief

  • 1 Commander In Chief — Titre original Commander in Chief Genre Série politique Créateur(s) Rod Lurie Production Touchstone Television Pays d’origine …

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  • 3 Commander in Chief — Titre original Commander in Chief Genre Série politique Créateur(s) Rod Lurie Production Touchstone Television Pays d’origine …

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  • 4 Commander in Chief — Título Sra. Presidenta (España) Género Drama Creado por Rod Lurie Reparto Geena Davis Kyle Secor Donald Sutherland Harry J. Lennix Matt Lanter País de origen …

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  • 5 Commander in chief — Commander Com*mand er, n. [Cf. F. commandeur. Cf. {Commodore}, {Commender}.] 1. A chief; one who has supreme authority; a leader; the chief officer of an army, or of any division of it. [1913 Webster] A leader and commander to the people. Is. lv …

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  • 6 commander-in-chief — commander in chiefˈ noun (pl commanders in chief) The officer in supreme command of an army, or of the entire forces of the state • • • Main Entry: ↑command * * * comˌmander in ˈchief [commander in chief commanders in chief] (abbr …

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  • 7 commander in chief — n. pl. commanders in chief 1. the supreme commander of the armed forces of a nation, as, in the U.S., the President 2. an officer in command of all armed forces in a certain theater of war …

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  • 8 commander-in-chief — ► NOUN (pl. commanders in chief) ▪ an officer in charge of all of the armed forces of a country …

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  • 9 Commander in Chief — bezeichnet: den Oberbefehlshaber eines militärischen Großverbands oder Operationsgebiets den Oberbefehlshaber der amerikanischen Streitkräfte, siehe Präsident der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika eine US amerikanische Fernsehserie, siehe Welcome,… …

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  • 10 Commander-in-chief — CINC redirects here. For other uses, see CINC (disambiguation). For other uses, see Commander in Chief (disambiguation). Epaulettes of commander in chief of November Uprising Jan Skrzynecki A commande …

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  • 11 commander in chief — pl. commanders in chief. 1. Also, Commander in Chief. the supreme commander of the armed forces of a nation or, sometimes, of several allied nations: The president is the Commander in Chief of the U.S. Army, Navy, and Air Force. 2. an officer in… …

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  • 12 commander in chief — noun the officer who holds the supreme command in the U.S. the president is the commander in chief • Syn: ↑generalissimo • Hypernyms: ↑commanding officer, ↑commandant, ↑commander * * * noun, pl commanders in chief [count] …

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  • 13 commander-in-chief — commanders in chief N COUNT; N TITLE A commander in chief is an officer in charge of all the forces in a particular area. He was to be the commander in chief of the armed forces …

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  • 14 commander in chief — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms commander in chief : singular commander in chief plural commanders in chief someone in charge of the whole of the armed forces of a country …

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  • 15 commander in chief — com.mander in chief plural commanders in chief n [C usually singular] someone of high rank who is in control of all the military organizations in a country or of a specific military activity ▪ The Queen is Commander in Chief of the British armed… …

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  • 16 commander in chief — noun (countable usually singular) someone of high rank who is in control of all the military organizations in a country or of a specific military activity: The Queen is Commander in Chief of the British armed forces …

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  • 17 commander in Chief — One who holds supreme or highest command of armed forces. By Article II, No. 2, of the Constitution it is declared that the President shall be commander in chief of the army and navy of the United States. The term implies supreme control of… …

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  • 19 commander in chief — command′er in chief′ n. pl. commanders in chief 1) mil Also, Command′er in Chief′. the supreme commander of the armed forces of a nation or, sometimes, of several allied nations 2) mil an officer in command of a particular portion of an armed… …

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  • 20 commander in chief — noun Supreme commander of the armed forces of an entire country. Syn: Shogun, US, president, generalissimo …

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