brevet definition

  • noun:
    • A commission marketing a military officer in ranking without a rise in pay.
    • A military document entitling a commissioned officer to carry an increased rank briefly, but without an increase in pay.
    • An organized, long-distance bicycle ride — not a race, but a test of endurance — which follows a designated but unmarked route passing through check points.
    • A warrant through the federal government, granting a privilege, title, or self-esteem. [French usage].
    • A commission providing an officer greater ranking than that which is why he receives pay; an honorary advertising of an officer.
    • A letter of authority; a commission.
    • within the Uk and US armies, a commission to an officer which encourages him to a greater position, without conferring a right to receive corresponding advance in pay.
    • A patent; a warrant; a license; a commission; the state diploma on paper, conferring some privilege or distinction.
    • a document entitling a commissioned officer to keep an increased ranking briefly (but without greater pay)
    • A commission advertising a military officer in position without a rise in pay.
    • A military document entitling a commissioned officer to hold an increased position temporarily, but without an increase in pay.
    • An organized, long-distance bicycle ride — not a race, but a test of endurance — which uses a designated but unmarked route passing through check points.
    • A warrant through the government, granting a privilege, subject, or dignity. [French usage].
    • A commission providing an officer greater rank than that for which he receives pay; an honorary marketing of an officer.
    • A letter of authority; a commission.
    • when you look at the British and US armies, a commission to an officer which promotes him to a greater ranking, without conferring the right to get corresponding advance in pay.
    • A patent; a warrant; a license; a commission; an official diploma written down, conferring some privilege or difference.
    • a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a greater position temporarily (but without higher pay)
  • verb-transitive:
    • to market by brevet.
    • To confer position upon by brevet.
    • to market by brevet.
    • To confer position upon by brevet.
  • verb:
    • to market by brevet.
    • promote someone by brevet, in the armed forces
    • to advertise by brevet.
    • promote somebody by brevet, when you look at the armed forces
  • adjective:
    • using or conferring position by brevet.
    • using or conferring ranking by brevet.
  • others:
    • Assigned or conferred by brevet; appointed by brevet.
    • To confer brevet position upon.
    • Assigned or conferred by brevet; appointed by brevet.
    • To confer brevet rank upon.

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