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lieutenant

noun [C]
 
 
/lefˈtenənt/ US  /luːˈtenənt/
an officer of middle rank in the army, navy, or air force: first/second lieutenantRanks in the ArmyRanks in the Navy
Translations of “lieutenant”
in Korean 중위…
in Arabic مُلازِم…
in French lieutenant, second…
in Turkish teğmen…
in Italian tenente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中尉…
in Russian лейтенант…
in Polish porucznik…
in Spanish teniente, alférez de navío…
in Portuguese tenente…
in German der Leutnant, der Kapitänleutnant…
in Catalan tinent, -a…
in Japanese (陸、海、空軍の)中尉、少尉…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中尉…
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