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outrank

[out-rangk] /ˌaʊtˈræŋk/
verb (used with object)
1.
to have a higher rank than:
A major outranks a captain in the army.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism; out- + rank1
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British Dictionary definitions for out rank

outrank

/ˌaʊtˈræŋk/
verb (transitive)
1.
to be of higher rank than
2.
to take priority over
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Word Origin and History for out rank

outrank

v.

1829, from out (adv.) + rank. Related: Outranked; outranking.

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