\θˈi͡ətə kˈʌmpəni], \θˈiətə kˈʌmpəni], \θ_ˈiə_t_ə k_ˈʌ_m_p_ə_n_i]\
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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.