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vice president

noun [C]  us   /ˈvɑɪs ˈprez·ɪ·dənt/ (abbreviation VP)
the elected official immediately below the president who is elected with the president every four years A vice president is also a high-ranking employee in a company, usually one of several, in charge of a particular department: This is Jeff Walton, our VP of Finance.
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