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rear admiralnoun [C]

uk   /ˌrɪər ˈæd.mɪ.rəl/  us   /ˌrɪr ˈæd.mɪ.rəl/
(also Rear Admiral) an ​officer of very high ​rank in the ​navy: Rear ​Admiral Hopper/​Grace Hopper [as form of address] Yes, Rear ​Admiral.
(Definition of rear admiral from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 海军少将…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海軍少將…
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