\d͡ʒɛlˈɛki͡ə ɡˌɒsɪpɪˈɛlə], \dʒɛlˈɛkiə ɡˌɒsɪpɪˈɛlə], \dʒ_ɛ_l_ˈɛ_k_iə ɡ_ˌɒ_s_ɪ_p_ɪ__ˈɛ_l_ə]\
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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.