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noun [countable] officer pronunciation in British English /ˈɒfɪsə(r)/ 
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  1. 1
    someone with a position of power and authority in the armed forces

    an army officer

    1. a.
      someone with a position of authority in an organization

      We elect the club's officers at the first meeting of each year.

  2. 2
    a police officer

    Two uniformed officers arrived on the scene quickly.


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