lieutenant junior grade
noun (plural lieutenants junior grade) Date: circa 1909 a commissioned officer in the navy or coast guard ranking above an ensign and below a lieutenant

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  • Lieutenant, junior grade — In the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard, the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Corps, lieutenant, junior grade (LTJG) is a junior officer …   Wikipedia

  • Lieutenant junior Grade — LTJG der US Navy Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG) ist ein Offiziersdienstgrad der US Navy und der US Coast Guard. Der LTJG führt als Junioroffizier (junior officer) Mannschaftsdienstgrade und Petty Officer. Vor dem Erreichen des Dienstgrades… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lieutenant Junior Grade — LTJG der US Navy Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG) ist ein Offiziersdienstgrad der US Navy und der US Coast Guard. Der LTJG führt als Junioroffizier (junior officer) Mannschaftsdienstgrade und Petty Officer. Vor dem Erreichen des Dienstgrades… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lieutenant junior grade — noun a) A commissioned officer of the United States Navy whose rank is above an ensigns and below a lieutenant, or a corresponding rank in other navies. b) A commissioned officer in the United States Coast Guard, Public Health Service, or… …   Wiktionary

  • lieutenant junior grade — noun an officer holding a commissioned rank in the United States Navy or United States Coast Guard; below lieutenant and above ensign • Syn: ↑lieutenant JG • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑war machine …   Useful english dictionary

  • lieutenant junior grade — U.S. Navy. a commissioned officer ranking above an ensign and below a lieutenant. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • lieutenant junior grade — lieuten′ant jun′ior grade′ n. mil a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy or Coast Guard ranking above an ensign • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • lieutenant junior grade — An officer of the United States Navy, ranking immediately above an ensign and immediately below a lieutenant …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Grade de lieutenant dans l'armée — Lieutenant (grade militaire) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Lieutenant. Lieutenant est un grade militaire d officier subalterne. Le terme signifie littéralement « qui tient lieu de » et désigne historiquement des représentants du… …   Wikipédia en Français

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