|Navy or Coast Guard officer||flag officer|
|(British) chief executive officer||MD (managing director)|
|(British) noncommissioned military officer ranked above a corporal or airman first class; police office ranked below a captain or lieutenant (also sergeant)||serjeant|
|(British) noncommissioned officer in the Royal Air Force||aircraftman|
|(British) police officer, police man||PC (police constable)|
|(British) transfer of a military officer to another post||secondment|
|(Cu) metallic chemical element; boiler; coin; police officer, `:Cu, coat with or cover with copper, of reddish-brown color, reddish-brown butterfly, reddish-brown metal, small coin||copper|
|(Slang) police officer||smokey|
|(Sports) player who can play well in two different positions (esp. as a forward and guard in basketball), player capable of performing different positions||swingman|
|(Welsh) Ynys Pyr, island off the coast of Pembrokeshire, Wales, and location of a Cistercian monastery.||Caldey Island|
|a section of the Arctic Ocean, situated off the northern coast of Siberian Russia||Laptev Sea|
|able to keep from decay, something that prevents spoilage, substance that is used to guard against spoilage or decomposition; something that protects, safeguard||preservative|
|access controller, guard at gate, one who oversees the flow of traffic through a gate; guard; butler; intelligent server that can direct calls to a telephone or computer or another server using computer communications||gatekeeper|
|accompany, attend (in order to guide, protect, guard, etc.), accompanying military vessel or aircraft, go with as escort, hired social partner, man as social partner, person or group of persons who protect or guide; armed guard (of ships, planes, etc.)...||escort|
|achieve something by careful consideration, adopt pose, affect somebody suddenly, affect somebody with emotion, agree to terms, animal disease caused by flies, attempt technical rating in U.S. Navy, be noticed by somebody, be perceived by somebody, bit...||strike|
|acquainted with something, familial, familiar spirit, friendly, good friend, acquaintance; member of the household of a pope or bishop; officer of the Inquisition; demon or evil spirit who comes when summoned, household attendant of pope or bishop, imp...||familiar|
|act as an usher, escort; guide, direct; introduce, act as usher, doorkeeper, escort or seat somebody, officer walking before somebody of rank, one who directs people to their reserved seats; doorkeeper, somebody who seats people||usher|
|act as informer, narcotics agent, nark, police officer from the narcotics division; undercover agent from the narcotics division who works as an informant (Slang)||narc|
|act as marshal, arrange, city law officer, federal law enforcement officer, federal officer with the duties of a sheriff; officer responsible for the arrangement of ceremonies, master of ceremonies; head of the police or fire department; officer in cha...||marshal|
|act as the presiding officer (of a committee, meeting, etc.), man who directs a meeting; man who heads a committee, somebody who presides over something||chairman|
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