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flag rank

noun
1.
naval rank above that of captain.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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Examples from the web for flag rank
  • 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.
British Dictionary definitions for flag rank

flag rank

noun
1.
the rank of a flag officer
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