commanding

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view, structure situated with commanding belvedere
officer of military organization, commanding commandant
(chess) a chess pawn that is moved two squares can be captured by an opponent's pawn commanding the square that was passed en passant
structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings lookout , lookout station , observation tower , observatory
extraordinary writ commanding an official to perform a ministerial act that the law recognizes as an absolute duty and not a matter for the official's discretion; used only when all other judicial remedies fail mandamus , writ of mandamus
commanding officer of ACE; NATO's senior military commander in Europe SACEUR , Supreme Allied Commander Europe
commanding officer of ACLANT; a general of the United States Army nominated by the President of the United States and approved by the North Atlantic Council SACLANT , Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic
place or situation affording some advantage (especially a comprehensive view or commanding perspective) vantage
old and commanding respect venerable
respect, commanding venerable
writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts warrant
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