Definition of brigadier general in English:
A rank of officer in the US army, air force, and marine corps, above colonel and below major general.
- A wing, normally commanded by a brigadier general, is the Air Force's prime warfighting instrument.
- He was a brigadier general, and he had been sent by Eighth Army Headquarters.
- Now a brigadier general, Roosevelt performed with distinction, first in North Africa, then in Sicily.
Definition of brigadier general in:
- US English dictionary
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