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A lieutenant is a junior commissioned officer in many nations' armed forces, fire service or police. The meaning of lieutenant differs in different military formations  ...

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Lieutenant definition, first lieutenant. See more. ... U.S. Navy. a commissioned officer ranking between lieutenant junior grade and lieutenant commander. 3.

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A lieutenant is a commissioned officer in the armed forces or the police who can take command if her higher-ups aren't around.

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The rank of lieutenant corresponds to pay grade O-3 in the US Navy, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration.

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lieutenant (n.) Look up lieutenant at Dictionary.com: late 14c., "one who takes the place of another," from Old French lieu tenant "substitute, deputy," literally ...

Lieutenant - definition of lieutenant by The Free Dictionary


a. A commissioned rank in the US Navy or Coast Guard that is above lieutenant junior grade and below lieutenant commander. b. A first lieutenant. c. A second ...

Why exactly do the British say lieutenant as ''leftenant''? | Notes and ...


It is possible that when the English heard the French pronounce the compound word lieutenant, they perceived a slurring which they heard as a "v" or "f" sound ...

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Lieutenant (typically pronounced as "loo-tenant" or "lef-tenant" in British English) is a military rank, the equivalent of which is used by the service organizations of ...

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Through legislative initiatives and the Boards, Commissions and Task Forces on which he serves, the Lieutenant Governor works to strengthen Virginia's ...

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Lieutenant | Definition of Lieutenant by Merriam-Webster


an officer in the army, navy, or air force with a fairly low rank. : an officer in a fire or police department who has a rank below a captain. : an assistant to another, ...

lieutenant Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary


lieutenant meaning, definition, what is lieutenant: (the title of) an officer of middle rank in the armed forces: . Learn more.

lieutenant | military rank | Britannica.com


Jul 13, 2015 ... Company grade officer, the lowest rank of commissioned officer in most armies of the world. The lieutenant normally commands a small tactical ...