air vicemarshal

air vice-marshal

[vahys-mahr-shuhl, vahys-]
noun British.
an air force officer of a rank comparable to an army major general.

Origin:
1915–20

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air vice-marshal
 
n
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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