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lieuten'ant gov'ernor




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. Brit.a deputy governor.
3. the executive officer of a Canadian province appointed by the governor general.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

lieutenant generallieutenant junior grade
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