Definition of second officer in English:

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second officer

Pronunciation: /ˌsəkənd ˈôfəsər/

noun

Another term for second mate.
Example sentences
  • It was thought the personal account of the ship's second officer would fetch up to £30,000 at the Sotheby's event yesterday.
  • Their son Ben, 23, is a second officer on a North Sea dredger.
  • The second officer came back outside shielding his weapon and calling, ‘Get an ambulance!’
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