general of the air force

noun phrase

Definition of general of the air force

: a general of the highest rank in the air force whose insignia is five stars

First Known Use of general of the air force

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“General of the air force.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/general%20of%20the%20air%20force. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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