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commandant

[OED, commanding officer, esp. the military governor of a fortress, town, or district] n. (under British administration) the chief of the police and fire departments (older term): 1936 (Dupuch 121). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2011-01-12 02:38
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
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