C in C

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or C in C
commander in chief

commander in chief

n. pl. commanders in chief Abbr. CINC or C in C
1. The supreme commander of all the armed forces of a nation.
2. The officer commanding a major armed force.
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C in C



abbreviation for
(Military) Commander in Chief
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C. in C.

or C-in-C,

Commander in Chief.
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