\bˌa͡ɪə͡ʊmˈɛdɪkə͡l sˈa͡ɪ͡əns], \bˌaɪəʊmˈɛdɪkəl sˈaɪəns], \b_ˌaɪ_əʊ_m_ˈɛ_d_ɪ_k_əl s_ˈaɪə_n_s]\
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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.