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high command

the leadership or highest authority of a military command or other organization.
the highest headquarters of a military force.
Origin of high command
1915-20 Unabridged
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  • But all these devices were rejected by the high command.
  • Telegenic and successful in business, he is liked by the party's high command.
  • But it is not too much to dream that an enlightened high command might try to put its house in order.
  • To the high command, the new approach was a tactical necessity.
British Dictionary definitions for high command

high command

the commander-in-chief and senior officers of a nation's armed forces
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