second-in-command

noun

Definition of second-in-command

: someone who is ranked second in a group or organization the police chief's second-in-command

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“Second-in-command.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/second-in-command. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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