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
noun, plural staffs for 1–5, 9; staves [steyvz] /steɪvz/ (Show IPA) or staffs for 6–8, 10, 11. 1. a group of persons, as employees, charged with carrying out the work of an establishment or executing some undertaking. 2. a group of assistants to a manager, superintendent, or executive. 3. a member of a staff. 4. […]