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field commandant, noun phrase

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South African DutchShow more Translation of South African Dutch veld commandant, see veld commandant.
obs. except in historical contexts
commandant sense 1. Also used as a title.
1811 J.G. Cuyler in G.M. Theal Rec. of Cape Col. (1901) VIII. 28Davel and a Hottentot were found dead by the Field Commandant Stoly.
1972 [see field cornet sense 1].
commandant1. Also used as a title.

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