Brevetcy
Brevetcy Bre*vet"cy (br[-e]*v[e^]t"s[y^]), n.; pl. {Brevetcies} (-s[i^]z). (Mil.) The rank or condition of a brevet officer. [1913 Webster]

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  • brevetcy — (ˈbrɛvɪtsɪ) [see cy.] Brevet rank. in Worcester; and subsequent Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • brevetcy — See brevet. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brevetcies — Brevetcy Bre*vet cy (br[ e]*v[e^]t s[y^]), n.; pl. {Brevetcies} ( s[i^]z). (Mil.) The rank or condition of a brevet officer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brevet —   n. commission giving army officer honorary higher rank.    ♦ brevetcy, n.such rank …   Dictionary of difficult words

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