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brevet

bre·vet

brevet

 
pronunciation:
br vet
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a promotion in military rank, usu. honorary, without an increase in salary or authority.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: breveted, breveting, brevets, brevetted, brevetting
definition: to give a brevet to.