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to have authoritative charge of

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an officer holding a rank below a major but above a lieutenant

a policeman in charge of a precinct

an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship

the leader of a group of people

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the pilot in charge of an airship

a dining-room attendant who is in charge of the waiters and the seating of customers

be the captain of a sports team

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Who, above, captained Europe in the Ryder Cup of 2008?
Robson, the West Bromwich Albion manager, who captained England on 65 occasions in the 1980s and 90s, has long backed Terry's cause in the race become David Beckham's successor.
Fixby's John Fallon captained the Ryder Cup team in 1963.
23,1779, when the ship he captained encountered a Royal Navy man-o-war.
Francois Pienaar was captain of the RWC '95 championship team while John Eales captained the Wallabies to the World Cup in RWC '99.
1) Which two footballers captained England on 90 occasions?