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rear admiral

noun [C] uk   us  
(also Rear Admiral) an officer of very high rank in the navy: Rear Admiral Hopper/Grace Hopper [as form of address] Yes, Rear Admiral.
Translations of “rear admiral”
in Chinese (Traditional) 海軍少將…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海军少将…
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