lieutenant junior grade

noun
plural lieutenants junior grade

Definition of lieutenant junior grade 

: a commissioned officer in the navy or coast guard ranking above an ensign and below a lieutenant

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Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Matt Naham, ajc, "Former U.S. Navy officers face negligent homicide charges in collisions," 18 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Time, "Five Navy Officers Face Charges of Negligent Homicide for Their Role in Ship Collisions," 17 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Matt Naham, ajc, "Former U.S. Navy officers face negligent homicide charges in collisions," 18 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Time, "Five Navy Officers Face Charges of Negligent Homicide for Their Role in Ship Collisions," 17 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Matt Naham, ajc, "Former U.S. Navy officers face negligent homicide charges in collisions," 18 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Time, "Five Navy Officers Face Charges of Negligent Homicide for Their Role in Ship Collisions," 17 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Matt Naham, ajc, "Former U.S. Navy officers face negligent homicide charges in collisions," 18 Jan. 2018 Also facing charges are two lieutenants and one lieutenant junior grade, whose names were not disclosed. Time, "Five Navy Officers Face Charges of Negligent Homicide for Their Role in Ship Collisions," 17 Jan. 2018

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circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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lieutenant junior grade

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: a commissioned officer in the navy or coast guard ranking above an ensign

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