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(football) the person who plays quarterback

(American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team

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In the comments, the government said the proceedings of the field general court martial (FGCM) were neither mala fide nor without jurisdiction, so no fundamental right of the petitioner had been infringed and therefore, this petition was not maintainable under Article 199 (3) read with Article 8(3) of the Constitution.
He was tried by Field General Court Martial (FGCM) under Section 59 of the PAA and Section 3 of the Official Secret Act of 1923.
Joan, 17 years old and a pious young woman, runs away from home in order to attempt an impossible mission from God by having herself appointed as a French field general and lead her country to victory over the English.
In the first attempt on the life of General (retired) Musharraf, which took place near Jhanda Chichi bridge in Rawalpindi on December 14, 2003, six PAF personnel were convicted by a field general court martial at the PAF Base Chaklala on October 3, 2005, after they were kept in detention for over 20 months.
Umesh Kumar Singh, field general manager, Central Bank of India and convenor, SLBC, conducted the meeting and welcomed the dignitaries and other participants.
Field General Court Marshal (FGCM) proceedings were completed against Brigadier Ali Khan, Major Inayat Aziz, Major Iftikhar, Major Sohail Akbar and Major Jawad Baseer.
The Page Field General Aviation Airport is leaning toward hiring national firm PBS&J to redevelop the southwest quadrant of the airport in Fort Myers, Fla.
Political Perceptions: McCain's New Field General Takes ChargeThe Washington WireThe Wall Street Journal
During the First World War, he excelled as a field general in the Southwest African campaign and also served on the Imperial War Cabinet.
Similarly, and ironically, although he was anchored in Pentagon "staff' operations, Doc was at his best as a field general among the ranks of line managers from all corners of the federal bureaucracy.
The Field General Court Martial will try Sharif for endangering the life of Pakistani army chief Gen.
com/bisonkid to be designated as a Field General reporting from each city hosting the 2007 NCAA Championship.
On April 10, COAS, Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa confirmed his death sentence awarded by Field General Court Martial (FGCM).
The death sentence to Jadhav, 46, was confirmed by army chief General Bajwa after the Field General Court Martial found him guilty of 'espionage and sabotage activities' in Pakistan.
He is believed to have been in direct contact with Jadhav who was arrested by Pakistani intelligence agencies in Balochistan in March 2016 and hand the death sentence by a Field General Court Martial (FGCM) on April 10, 2017.