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majordomo

noun [C] uk   /ˌmeɪ.dʒəˈdəʊ.məʊ/ us    /-dʒɚˈdoʊ.moʊ/ (plural majordomos)
old use the most important servant in a house, in charge of the other servantsServants, slaves and underlings US a person whose job is to make arrangements or organize things for other people: Can you ask the majordomo in the hotel to get tickets for the tennis match?Bosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
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