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1. A military officer who's duty is to assist the commanding officer of a regiment or garrison by receiving and giving orders, handling correspondence and records, etc.

2. A helper, an assistant, an aid.
"A fine violin must be the best Adjutant to a fine voice."

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by EPE588 October 16, 2011