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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. A commissioned rank in the U.S. Army, Air Force, or Marine Corps that is above lieutenant colonel and below brigadier general.
  • n. One who holds this rank or a similar rank in another military organization.
  • n. An honorary nonmilitary title awarded by some states of the United States.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. A commissioned officer in the army, air force, or marine corps. In U.S. military, it ranks above a lieutenant colonel and below a brigadier general.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. The chief officer of a regiment; an officer ranking next above a lieutenant colonel and next below a brigadier general.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. The chief commander of a regiment of troops, whether infantry or cavalry, next in rank below that of a general officer—in the United States army, of a brigadier-general.
  • To act as colonel; play the colonel.
  • n. In angling, the name of an artificial salmon-fly
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines who ranks above a lieutenant colonel and below a brigadier general
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