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second lieutenant

noun, U.S. Military.
1.
an Army, Air Force, or Marine officer of the lowest commissioned rank.
Compare ensign (def 4).
Origin of second lieutenant
1695-1705
First recorded in 1695-1705
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British Dictionary definitions for second lieutenant

second lieutenant

noun
1.
an officer holding the lowest commissioned rank in the armed forces of certain nations
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