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second lieutenant

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Military
second lieutenantˌsecond lieuˈtenant noun [countable]  PMPOSITION/RANKa middle rank in several of the US and British military forces, or someone who has this rank
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second lieutenantM in the 1960s, Hargrove also earned a commission as a second lieutenant in the U. S. Army.During the brief period I spoke of, we had a second lieutenant take over the platoon.I opened the door as a young second lieutenant walked by.
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