AUSTRALIAN HARE'S FOOT
\ɒstɹˈe͡ɪli͡ən hˈe͡əz fˈʊt], \ɒstɹˈeɪliən hˈeəz fˈʊt], \ɒ_s_t_ɹ_ˈeɪ_l_iə_n h_ˈeə_z f_ˈʊ_t]\
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Board of Admiralty
- organized by Continental Congress, October 28, 1779, from earlier more numerous Committee. consisted two members Congress five others and had charge of all naval marine affairs. It was abolished February 7, 1781, upon the creation Secretary Marine.