knight commander

noun
plural knights commanders

Definition of knight commander

: a member of the second class in an honorary order (as the Order of the Bath) with more than one class of membership ranking below a knight grand cross and above a companion

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“Knight commander.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/knight%20commander. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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