Informal. any comprehensive program for federally supported economic assistance, as for urban renewal.
a programme of US economic aid for the reconstruction of post-World War II Europe (1948–52) Official name European Recovery Programme
1947, named for its initiator, George C. Marshall (1880-1959), U.S. Secretary of State 1947-49.
A program by which the United States gave large amounts of economic aid to European countries to help them rebuild after the devastation of World War II. It was proposed by the United States secretary of state, General George C. Marshall.
- Marshal of the royal air force
noun 1. a rank in the Royal Air Force comparable to that of Field Marshal in the British army
[mahr-shuh l-see] /ˈmɑr ʃəlˌsi/ noun, British History. 1. the court of the marshal of the royal household. 2. a debtors’ prison in London, abolished in 1842. /ˈmɑːʃəlˌsiː/ noun 1. (formerly in England) a court held before the knight marshal: abolished 1849 2. a prison for debtors and others, situated in Southwark, London: abolished in 1842
[mahrsh-buhk] /ˈmɑrʃˌbʌk/ 1. . /ˈmɑːʃˌbʌk/ noun 1. an antelope of the central African swamplands, Strepsiceros spekei, with spreading hoofs adapted to boggy ground; an important vector of the tsetse fly Also called sitatunga
noun 1. any cress belonging to the genus Rorippa, of the mustard family, especially R. islandica, that grows in marshy areas in North America and Eurasia.