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special staff

noun, Military
1.
all staff officers assigned to headquarters of a division or higher unit who are not members of the general staff or personal staff.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
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Examples for special staff
  • All other directives must be reprinted at the expense of the sponsoring office or special staff division.
  • Consumable products are minimal and no special staff, equipment, or facilities are required.
  • They cover substantive program matters as well as administrative management, legal, or special staff functions.
  • Hold a special staff meeting to review some basic energy saving behaviors as listed below.
  • The mailroom clerk turns these requests over to the special staff member, who is responsible for locate activities in these cases.

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