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air vice-marshal

[vahys-mahr-shuh l, vahys-] /ˌvaɪsˈmɑr ʃəl, ˈvaɪs-/
noun, British
1.
an air force officer of a rank comparable to an army major general.
Origin of air vice-marshal
1915-1920
1915-20
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air vice-marshal

noun
1.
a senior Royal Air Force officer of equivalent rank to a rear admiral in the Royal Navy
2.
a Royal Australian Air Force officer of the second highest rank
3.
a Royal New Zealand Air Force officer of the highest rank
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