noun, plural general headquarters. (used with a singular or plural verb) U.S. Army.
the headquarters of the commanding officer of a large military force.
Abbreviation: GHQ, G.H.Q.
- General hospital
noun 1. a hospital not specializing in the treatment of particular illnesses or of patients of a particular sex or age group
n. chiefly British English spelling of generalization. For spelling, see -ize.
[jen-er-uh-lahyz] /ˈdʒɛn ər əˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), generalized, generalizing. 1. to infer (a principle, trend, etc.) from particular facts, statistics, or the like. 2. to infer or form (a principle, opinion, conclusion, etc.) from only a few facts, examples, or the like. 3. to give a rather than a specific or special character or […]
[jen-er-uh-list] /ˈdʒɛn ər ə lɪst/ noun 1. a person whose knowledge, aptitudes, and skills are applied to a field as a whole or to a variety of different fields (opposed to ). /ˈdʒɛnərəlɪst; ˈdʒɛnrə-/ noun 1. 2. (ecology) an organism able to utilize many food sources and therefore able to flourish in many habitats Compare […]