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vice admiral

Translation of vice admiral in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Congress named him the first U.S. Navy rear admiral, vice admiral, and admiral.
    • The commander of the MIF was at every point, from 1991 to 2003, a rear admiral or vice admiral from the US Fifth Fleet.
    • He has commanded in every rank from lieutenant to vice admiral, and has flown his flag in all three of the Navy's aircraft carriers.

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