Definition of general of the air force in English:

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general of the air force


An officer of the highest rank in the US Air Force, ranking above general (awarded only in wartime).
Example sentences
  • The air force base was taken, the generals of the air force were arrested and a deal was made.
  • In July 1943 he appointed him chief of the Air Staff and later promoted him to be deputy commanding general of the air force.

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Syllabification: gen·er·al of the air force

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