Joint Chiefs of Staff

noun phrase

Definition of Joint Chiefs of Staff

: a military advisory group composed of the chiefs of staff of the army and air force, the chief of naval operations, and sometimes the commandant of the marine corps

First Known Use of Joint Chiefs of Staff

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Joint Chiefs of Staff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Joint%20Chiefs%20of%20Staff. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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