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to have authoritative charge of

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Synonyms for captain

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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On one hand, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has declared the participants of protest sit in as firebrand and then government was facing critical situation while on other hands Capt (Retd) Safdar was issuing statement in the protection of protestors.
At that time, we had the perception that if we worked in town, we had to live in town, so I told the chief that I couldn't work there any more,'' Capt.
NAVSUP FLC Yokosuka is the face to the fleet, providing operational and planning support to all supported commands within the 7th Fleet area of responsibility, Capt.
But the panel rejected this and said of Capt Tait: "She concealed the relationship from superior officers to protect her position.
President Obama said he was pleased that Capt Phillips was rescued, adding that the United States needs help from other countries to deal with the threat of piracy and to hold pirates accountable.
Capt Beaumont, Cmdr Greenwood and Lt-Cmdr Dickinson have spent most of their careers as aircrew officers, flying Sea King helicopters based at Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose in Cornwall.
The lessons learned program will expand in the future, said Capt.
Grampian Pc Robert Kerr said he interviewed Capt Mottram two hours after the rescue.
The airline industry is becoming more global, and issues outside our borders can affect pilots here in North America," said Capt.
In his notice, served under section8 of the Defamation Ordinance 2002, Capt.
Also present at the ceremony was the NECC Force Supply Officer, Capt.
During a career that spans more than 30 years of dedicated and outstanding service, CAPT Shepherd has exemplified the finest tradition and spirit of a true environmentalist.
8 ride will conclude at the Antelope Valley Harley-Davidson dealership with a lunch and memorial service remembering Bain as well as Los Angeles County Fire Department Capt.
The two met at a training camp for 105 Junior Canadian Rangers in the northern Ontario bush, near Geraldton, where the Junior Rangers called Chief Warrant Officer Blackbird by her traditional title of grandmother and Capt.
Capt John Wiley said a double engine failure had been fed into his programme while "flying" a Concorde at a British Airways flight simulator at Bristol.