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governor

noun [C]  /ˈɡʌv·ə·nər, -ər·nər/ us  
a person in charge of an organization or of a particular political unit, esp. a US state: Governors from most of the 50 states will meet in Omaha this weekend. The board of governors of the hospital meets every month.
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