vice-admiral

[ vahys-ad-mer-uh l ]
/ ˈvaɪsˈæd mər əl /
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noun

a naval officer next in rank below an admiral.

Origin of vice-admiral

First recorded in 1510–20

Related forms

vice-ad·mi·ral·ty, noun
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