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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The rank, rôle, or position of a cornet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The commission or rank of a cornet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The commission or rank of a cornet. See cornet, 7 .

Etymologies

Formed as cornet (“the fifth commissioned officer in a troop of cavalry”) +‎ -cy. (Wiktionary)

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