Definition of aide-de-camp noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

aide-de-camp

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌeɪd dɪ ˈkæmp//
 
(pl. aides-de-camp
NAmE//ˌeɪd dɪ ˈkæmp//
 
, NAmE//ˌeɪdz‑//
 
)
(abbreviation ADC)
 
jump to other results
an officer in the army or navy who helps a more senior officer
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: aide-de-camp