flag rank

noun
naval rank above that of captain.

Origin:
1890–95

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flag rank
 
n
the rank of a flag officer

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Example sentences
For me, the military equivalent was achieving flag rank.
All junior officers should stand immediately when a flag rank officer enters the room.
The flag rank officer should then give one of the above commands.
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