an association of employees that performs some of the functions of a trade union, such as representing its members in discussions with the management, and may also have other social and professional purposes
noun 1. a person who assists the master of a large ocean passenger vessel, being especially responsible for safety apparatus, fire and lifeboat drills, etc.
- Staff cell
staff cell n. See band cell.
- Staff college
noun 1. a training centre for executive military personnel
- Staff corporal
noun 1. a noncommissioned rank in the British Army above that of staff sergeant and below that of warrant officer