\sˈɛləz mˈɑːkɪt], \sˈɛləz mˈɑːkɪt], \s_ˈɛ_l_ə_z m_ˈɑː_k_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.