Definition of Junior-grade
1. Adjective. Inferior in rank or status. "A subordinate functionary"
Similar to: Junior
Derivative terms: Pettiness, Subaltern
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Junior-grade
Literary usage of Junior-grade
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. American Jewish Year Book by American Jewish Committee, Jewish Publication Society of America (1920)
"LEHMAN, RAYMOND G., promoted lieutenant, USA, Oct. 1, 1919. LEVENTHAL, LEWIS F., promoted lieutenant (junior grade), for temporary service, USN, Sept. ..."
2. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1904)
"1067) to a lieutenant, junior grade ... 1899, until the 8th day of September, 1900, was a lieutenant, junior grade, in the Navy, and an aid to Rear Admiral ..."
3. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1891)
"2, second junior grade The church catechism completed, 31 p. ; No. 8, third junior grade, Life of Christ in the words of the Gospels, 35 p. ; No. ..."
4. Compiled Statutes of the United States, 1913: Embracing the Statutes of the by United States, John Allan Mallory (1914)
"... and the masters now on the list shall constitute a junior grade of, andx be commissioned as, lieutenants, having the same rank and pay as now provided ..."
5. Federal Statutes Annotated: Containing All the Laws of the United States, of by United States, Edward Thompson Company (1918)
"Such acting lieutenants (junior grade) and acting first lieutenants may elect ... Acting lieutenants (junior grade) of the line of the Navy for aeronautic ..."