sergeant major of the marine corps

noun phrase

Definition of sergeant major of the marine corps

: the ranking noncommissioned officer of the marine corps serving as adviser to the commandant

First Known Use of sergeant major of the marine corps

circa 1971, in the meaning defined above

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“Sergeant major of the marine corps.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sergeant%20major%20of%20the%20marine%20corps. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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