An officer serving on the staff of a military headquarters or government department.
- In 1899, a French staff officer designed an armoured landing craft fitted with a detachable landing ramp, of about 80 tons displacement.
- The principals had perspectives on the effects of targeting that a military staff officer might not have.
- Their principal staff officer was a captain, along with a radio telephone operator.
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Syllabification: staff of·fi·cer
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