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sublieutenant

[suhb-loo-ten-uh nt] /ˌsʌb luˈtɛn ənt/
noun
1.
British. a navy officer ranking next below a lieutenant.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; sub- + lieutenant
Related forms
sublieutenancy, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sublieutenant

sublieutenant

/ˌsʌbləˈtɛnənt/
noun
1.
the most junior commissioned officer in the Royal Navy and certain other navies
Derived Forms
sublieutenancy, noun
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