Definition of Rear Admiral in English :

Define Rear Admiral in English

Rear Admiral meaning in English

Meaning of Rear Admiral in English

Pronunciation of Rear Admiral in English

Rear Admiral pronunciation in English

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Rear Admiral

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Noun

1. rear admiral

an admiral junior to a vice admiral

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Rear Admiral

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noun
an officer holding flag rank in any of certain navies, junior to a vice admiral

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Rear Admiral

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Us Navy
an officer ranking above a commodore and below a vice admiral

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Rear Admiral

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n.
1. A commissioned rank in the US Navy or Coast Guard above captain and below vice admiral. The rank is split into rear admiral, upper half and rear admiral, lower half (formerly commodore).
2. One who holds this rank or a similar rank in another military organization.

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