chief of naval operations


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chief of naval operations

n. pl. chiefs of naval operations Abbr. CNO
The ranking officer of the US Navy, responsible to the secretary of the Navy and to the President.

Chief′ of Na′val Opera`tions


n.
the highest officer in the U.S. Navy and a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
[1910–15]
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