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field-grade officer


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A military officer, such as a major, lieutenant colonel, or colonel, ranking above a captain and below a brigadier general. Also called field officer.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an officer holding the rank of major or lieutenant colonel or colonel


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