pilot officer
noun Date: 1919 a commissioned officer in the British air force who ranks with a second lieutenant in the army

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  • Pilot Officer — (Plt Off officially in the RAF; PLTOFF in the RAAF and RNZAF; P/O in the former RCAF and frequently in the RAF) is the lowest commissioned rank in the Royal Air Force [cite web |url=http://www.raf.mod.uk/structure/commissionedranks.cfm… …   Wikipedia

  • pilot officer — pilot officers N COUNT; N TITLE In the British Royal Air Force, a pilot officer is someone who has the rank below Flying Officer …   English dictionary

  • pilot officer — pilot .officer n a middle rank in the Royal Air Force, or someone who has this rank …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pilot officer — noun : an airforce officer (as in the British Royal Air Force) who is equivalent in rank to a second lieutenant in the army * * * pilot officer noun (in the Royal Air Force) an officer ranking with an army second lieutenant • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pilot officer — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms pilot officer : singular pilot officer plural pilot officers an officer of low rank in the British air force …   English dictionary

  • pilot officer — pilot who is a second lieutenant (Air Force) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pilot officer — noun the lowest rank of officer in the RAF, above warrant officer and below flying officer …   English new terms dictionary

  • pilot officer — noun (C) a middle rank in the Royal Air Force, or someone who has this rank …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • pilot officer — /ˈpaɪlət ɒfəsə/ (say puyluht ofuhsuh) noun the junior commissioned rank in the Royal Australian Air Force …   Australian English dictionary

  • Acting Pilot Officer — (APO) is the lowest commissioned grade in the Royal Air Force, being immediately junior to Pilot Officer. Unlike other RAF ranks which officers may hold in an acting capacity, Acting Pilot Officer is maintained as a separate grade. It normally… …   Wikipedia

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