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generalissimo


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Generalissimo  \Gen`er*al*is"si*mo\,  n.  [It.,  superl.  of  generale 
  general.  See  {General},  a.] 
  The  chief  commander  of  an  army;  especially,  the  commander  in 
  chief  of  an  army  consisting  of  two  or  more  grand  divisions 
  under  separate  commanders;  --  a  title  used  in  most  foreign 
  countries. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  generalissimo 
  n  :  the  officer  who  holds  the  supreme  command;  "in  the  U.S.  the 
  president  is  the  commander  in  chief"  [syn:  {commander  in 
  chief}] 




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