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English definition of “Foreign Secretary”

Foreign Secretary

noun [C] uk   us  
the British government politician who is responsible for dealing with other countries and who controls the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
(Definition of Foreign Secretary from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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