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Master-at-arms

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Noun

1. master-at-arms

the senior petty officer; responsible for discipline aboard ship

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Master-at-arms

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nounWord forms: plural masters-at-arms
the senior rating, of Chief Petty Officer rank, in a naval unit responsible for discipline, administration, and police duties

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Master-at-arms

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nounWord forms: plural ˈmasˈters-at-arms
Us Navy
a petty officer responsible for keeping order, maintaining discipline, taking charge of prisoners, etc. on a ship or in a shore station

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Master-at-arms

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n. pl. mas·ters-at-arms (măstərz-)
A petty officer assigned to maintain order.

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