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to assemble, prepare, or put into operation, as for war or a similar emergency

Synonyms for marshal

a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law

(in some countries) a military officer of highest rank

place in proper rank

arrange in logical order

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make ready for action or use

lead ceremoniously, as in a procession

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On June 24, 1884, the city council passed an ordinance stating that residents would be responsible for erecting and maintaining their own sidewalks, empowering the city marshal to enforce the ordinance.
The city marshal was authorized to deputize several local citizens, who were ordered to avoid the train depot and patrol the city.
Furthermore, the ordinance empowered the city marshal to place yellow flags conspicuously on all houses and places where persons infected with smallpox may be during the period of infection.