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second-in-commandnoun [S]

uk   /ˌsek.ənd.ɪn.kəˈmɑːnd/  us   /-ˈmænd/
someone who is almost as important as the person in charge: Well, if the manager isn't available I'd like to speak to the second-in-command.
Translations of “second-in-command”
in Chinese (Traditional) 副手, 二當家…
in Chinese (Simplified) 副手, 二把手…
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