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air rank

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Definition of air rank in English:


[mass noun]
The rank attained by air officers.
Example sentences
  • Many of the junior officers deployed were later promoted to air rank.
  • In a world dominated by men, she was the first woman doctor to reach air rank in the Royal Air Force when she was promoted to air commodore in 1972.
  • This directorate will undertake personnel management of group captains and some administration for air rank officers.

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