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Definition of noncommissioned officer noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


noncommissioned officer

NAmE//ˌnɑnkəˌmɪʃnd ˈɔfəsər//
, NAmE//ˌnɑnkəˌmɪʃndˈɑfəsər//
(abbreviation NCO)
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a soldier in the army, etc. who has a rank such as sergeant or corporal, but not a high rank compare commissioned officer

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