\stˈanlɪ bˈɔːldwɪn], \stˈanlɪ bˈɔːldwɪn], \s_t_ˈa_n_l_ɪ b_ˈɔː_l_d_w_ɪ_n]\
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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.