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English definition of “tsar”

tsar

noun [C] (LEADER) (also tzar, US usually czar)     /zɑːr/ US  /zɑːr/
a powerful person in business or politics: a group of publishing tsarsPeople in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directors
(Definition of tsar noun (LEADER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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