field general

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Noun1.field general - (football) the person who plays quarterbackfield general - (football) the person who plays quarterback
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
back - (football) a person who plays in the backfield
2.field general - (American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team; "quarterback is the most important position on the team"
back - (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
football team, eleven - a team that plays football
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In April 2017, a Field General Court Martial (FGCM) had handed the Indian spy death sentence after trial for his involvement in espionage and sabotage in Karachi and Balochistan.
Reports published in media quoting ISPR have confirmed that serving Major tried by Field General Court Martial has been sentenced to serve life imprisonment for misusing his authority.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the major was tried by a Field General Court Martial, which found the officer guilty of misusing his authority.
Sentence, passed after officer was tried by a Field General Court Martial, was confirmed by COAS.
The sentence, passed after the officer was tried by a field general court martial, was confirmed by Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa.
April 10, 2017: Pakistan's Field General Court Martial gives death sentence to Jadhav on charges of terrorism following his confession during trial
The court directed the government to furnish a report saying whether the case referred to the Field General Court Martial against the former army officers was sent under the Army Act and whether the civilians could also be tried under the same law for their alleged involvement in the scam.
"The officers were tried under Pakistan Army Act (PAA) and Official Secret Act by separate Field General Court Marshal (FGCM) for separate cases," said the statement issued by the military's media wing.
In a statement issued by the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR), the officers were tried under the Pakistan Army Act (PAA) and Official Secret Act by separate Field General Court Martial (FGCM) for separate cases.
The spy had been tried through Field General Court Martial (FGCM) under Pakistan Army Act (PAA) and awarded death sentence, reads the statement by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
In early 2017, the field general court-martial sentenced Jadhav to death, which was confirmed by Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Bajwa.
Luckman was, in a sense, the first modern quarterback, the first field general, the first "coach on the field," the first pocket passer.