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vice-admiral

[vahys-ad-mer-uh l] /ˈvaɪsˈæd mər əl/
noun
1.
a naval officer next in rank below an admiral.
Origin
1510-1520
1510-20
Related forms
vice-admiralty, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for vice admiral

vice admiral

noun
1.
a commissioned officer of flag rank in certain navies, junior to an admiral and senior to a rear admiral
Derived Forms
vice-admiralty, noun
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