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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mar·shal, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Marshaled or Marshalled; p. pr. & vb. n. Marshaling or Marshalling.]
 1. To dispose in order; to arrange in a suitable manner; as, to marshal troops or an army.
 And marshaling the heroes of his name
 As, in their order, next to light they came.   --Dryden.
 2. To direct, guide, or lead.
    Thou marshalest me the way that I was going.   --Shak.
 3. Her. To dispose in due order, as the different quarterings on an escutcheon, or the different crests when several belong to an achievement.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in
           carrying out the judgments of a court of law [syn: marshall]
      2: (in some countries) a military officer of highest rank [syn:
      v 1: place in proper rank; "marshal the troops"
      2: arrange in logical order; "marshal facts or arguments"
      3: make ready for action or use; "marshal resources" [syn: mobilize,
          mobilise, summon]
      4: lead ceremoniously, as in a procession
      [also: marshalling, marshalled]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See marshal