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English definition of “the Privy Council”

the Privy Council

noun [S] uk   us  
in the UK, a group of people of high rank in politics who sometimes advise the king or queen but who have little powerGiving adviceGovernment ministers and civil servants
Privy Councillor
noun [C] uk   us  
Giving adviceGovernment ministers and civil servants
(Definition of the Privy Council from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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