command-in-chief


command-in-chief
\\ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ transitive verb (commanded-in-chief ; commanded-in-chief ; commanding-in-chief ; commands-in-chief)
Etymology: back-formation from commander in chief
: to serve as commander in chief of

he was authorized to command-in-chief all the local militia


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