\pɹˈɪntɪŋ jˈuːnɪt], \pɹˈɪntɪŋ jˈuːnɪt], \p_ɹ_ˈɪ_n_t_ɪ_ŋ j_ˈuː_n_ɪ_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.