major general definition by Webster's New World
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U.S. Mil. an officer, with the insignia of two stars, ranking above a brigadier general and below a lieutenant general
major general definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Abbr. MG or Maj Gen or MajGen A commissioned rank in the U.S. Army, Air Force, or Marine Corps that is above brigadier general and below lieutenant general.
- One who holds this rank.