air commodore

noun

: a commissioned officer in the British air force who ranks with a brigadier in the army

Word History

First Known Use

1919, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of air commodore was in 1919

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Cite this Entry

“Air commodore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/air%20commodore. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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