group captain

noun

Definition of group captain 

: a commissioned officer in the British air force who ranks with a colonel in the army

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Our Friday group captain Tom Shillue and Ed Henry coming up next. Fox News, "Scaramucci on Trump's Supreme Court pick, WH staff rumors," 30 June 2018

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1919, in the meaning defined above

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