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chancellery

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃɑːn.səl.ər.i/ us    /ˈtʃæn.səl.ɚ-/
a building or room where a chancellor works or lives, or the people who work in a chancellor's officesPublic buildingsGovernment ministers and civil servants
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