\d͡ʒˈɛlɪt͡ʃˌɪɪd mˈɒθ], \dʒˈɛlɪtʃˌɪɪd mˈɒθ], \dʒ_ˈɛ_l_ɪ_tʃ_ˌɪ__ɪ_d m_ˈɒ_θ]\
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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.