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first lieutenant

Translation of first lieutenant in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (in US)
    teniente primero
    (en RPl)
    teniente capitán
    (en Col)
    1.2 (in UK) (Nautical)
    Example sentences
    • Piper, made no fewer than 39 patrols as a third hand, first lieutenant and Commanding Officer, in Ursula, Unbeaten and Unsparing.
    • It was said, for example, that an engineer four-striper at Sheerness expressed interest, while visiting a submarine, in the business of submerging: he asked the first lieutenant where he got the water from to fill main ballast tanks.
    • Today Jacqueline is a graduate and a first lieutenant in the Royal Navy.

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