\mˈɑːʃə͡l], \mˈɑːʃəl], \m_ˈɑː_ʃ_əl]\
Definitions of MARSHAL
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
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By Noah Webster.
An official of high rank who superintends and regulates ceremonies; in the French army, the highest military officer: called also field marshal; one who arranges and regulates order, rank, etc., in a public ceremony; as, she was marshal of her class at commencement; one who has certain police duties.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
(orig.) A title given to various officers, who had the care of horses, esp. those of a prince: a title of honor applied to the holder of various high offices: the chief officer who regulated combats in the lists: a master of ceremonies: a pursuivant or harbinger: a herald: in France, an officer of the highest military rank: in the United States, the civil officer of a district, corresponding to the sheriff of a county in England.
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
One who regulates rank and order at a feast or any other assembly, or directs the order of procession on state occasions; a harbinger; a pursuivant; the chief officer of arms, whose duty was to regulate combats at tournaments; a military officer of high rank; in France, the highest military officer of the state; the United States, a civil officer with powers similar to a sheriff.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [French] A commander-in chief or military officer of the highest grade; field marshal;â€” formerly the chief officer of arms, who regulated combats in the lists or tournaments;â€” a harbinger; herald or pursuivant;â€” one who regulates a feast or other assembly, directs the order of procession and the like.