from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A member of the clergy, especially a military chaplain.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A clergyman; a priest; one who pilots or shows the way to heaven.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • (Aëronautics), Slang A person licensed as a pilot.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun slang A clergyman, especially a military chaplain or padre.

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

  • noun a chaplain in one of the military services


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