noun, U.S. Military.
a commissioned officer ranking next below a general and next above a major general.
an officer holding commissioned rank in certain armies, air forces, and marine corps immediately junior to a general
noun 1. a state officer next in rank to a governor, who takes the governor’s place in case of the latter’s absence, disability, or death. 2. British. a deputy governor. 3. the executive officer of a Canadian province appointed by the governor general. noun 1. a deputy governor 2. (in the US) an elected official […]
noun, U.S. Navy. 1. a commissioned officer ranking above an ensign and below a lieutenant.
[leev] /liv/ adverb, Dialect. 1. .
[lee-ev-ruh, lee-ev; French lye-vruh] /liˈɛv rə, liˈɛv; French ˈlyɛ vrə/ noun 1. a river in S Quebec, Canada, flowing SW to the Ottawa River. 200 miles (322 km) long.