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Synonyms for captain

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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An FIR was also registered against Capt Safdar for violating different laws.
Capt Green, in his 60s, had trained other instructors.
In December 2001, CAPT Herring accepted a position as a senior environmental health scientist at CDC's National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) within the newly created Environmental Health Services Branch (EHSB).
Yet Capt. Jorgensen marched with the soldiers from Central Massachusetts towns in the fight to preserve the Union.
Cardiff: J Loxton; J Phillips, L Ford, T Pascoe, S Powell; J Maynard; T Slater; L Crump, E Lewis, C Lewis, M Normandale, J Murphy, N White, A Lee, J Edwards (capt).
The misconduct of Capt. Dhillon was brought to the notice of the Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh.
Colonel Gareth Collett, head of Army Bomb Disposal, spoke of Capt Lisa Jade Head's professionalism as she tried to detonate a bomb in Afghanistan.
Key: AC=assistanct chief, AE=assistant engineer, BC=battalion chief, Capt.=captain, DC-division chief, FF=firefighter, FM=fire marshal, Lt.=lieutenant
Capt Tait, a "redcap" in the Royal Military Police, hid the relationship from her superiors.
Capt. Marcus Hitchcock assumed command of Dwight D.
Capt Richard Phillips' crew, who said they had escaped after he offered himself as a hostage, erupted in cheers aboard their ship docked in Mombasa, Kenya.
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ALPA said the Master Executive Council (MEC) chairmen of the pilot groups at Comair, Mesa Air Group, ExpressJet, Mesaba and Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Capt. JC Lawson, Capt.
Johnke, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; and Capt. Wendell G.