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chief petty officer

noun

Definition of chief petty officer

  1. :  an enlisted man in the navy or coast guard ranking above a petty officer first class and below a senior chief petty officer



1865

First Known Use of chief petty officer

1865


CHIEF PETTY OFFICER Defined for Kids

chief petty officer

noun

Definition of chief petty officer

  1. :  a petty officer in the navy or coast guard ranking below a senior chief petty officer




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