admiral Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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admiralnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈæd.mɪ.rəl/
(also Admiral) an ​officer of very high ​rank in the ​navy: Admiral Nelson/Horatio Nelson [as form of address] Yes, Admiral.
(Definition of admiral from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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admiralnoun [C]

 us   /ˈæd·mər·əl/
a ​navalofficer of the ​highestrank
(Definition of admiral from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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