Adjutant general

Definition of Adjutant general

(Mil.) the principal staff officer of an army, through whom the commanding general receives communications and issues military orders. In the U. S. army he is brigadier general.
(Among the Jesuits) one of a select number of fathers, who resided with the general of the order, each of whom had a province or country assigned to his care.

See also: Adjutant Adjutant

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adjutant, aide, aide-de-camp
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