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master chief petty officer

Syllabification: mas·ter chief pet·ty of·fi·cer

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of master chief petty officer in English:

noun

A noncommissioned officer in the US Navy or Coast Guard ranking above senior chief petty officer and below warrant officer.

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