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aide-de-camp
American English: /ˌeɪddəˈkæmp/
British English: /ˌeɪddəˈkɒ̃/

Translation of aide-de-camp in Spanish:

noun plural aides-de-campPronunciation: /ˈeɪdz-/

  • ayuda (masculine) de campo
    edecán (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • After returning to the United States, he served as aide-de-camp to the assistant commandant, U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery School at Fort Bliss, Texas.
    • In 1973 he became the aide-de-camp to the U.S. commander for the brigade, and, two years later, became the brigade's executive officer for A Company, 2nd Battalion.
    • He then served as the aide-de-camp to the X Corps commander in 1952.

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