from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The officer second in command of a military unit smaller than a division.
- n. The officer second in command of a naval unit.
- n. A person holding executive power in an organization.
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- n. second in command of a military unit or ship
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- n. the officer second in command
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