lieutenant commander definition

  • noun:
    • A commissioned rank inside U.S. Navy or Coast Guard which above lieutenant and below leader.
    • One who holds this rank.
    • A naval officer whose position is higher than a lieutenant and below that of a commander.
    • an officer in the us navy, in position after that below a commander and then above a lieutenant.
    • A commissioned officer in america navy, of a grade intermediate between that of commander which of lieutenant, and ranking with a major inside military.
    • a commissioned officer within the Navy ranking above a lieutenant and below a commander

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