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commissioned officer

noun

Definition of commissioned officer

  1. :  an officer of the armed forces holding by a commission a rank of second lieutenant or ensign or above



15th Century

First Known Use of commissioned officer

15th century


COMMISSIONED OFFICER Defined for Kids

commissioned officer

noun \kə-ˌmi-shənd-\

Definition of commissioned officer for Students

  1. :  an officer in the armed forces who ranks above the enlisted persons or warrant officers and who is appointed by the President




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