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cabinet

noun [C, usually singular]
 
 
/ˈkæbɪnət/ (usually Cabinet)
GOVERNMENT a small group of the most important people in a government, who meet regularly to make the main decisions: As president he holds the reins of power, including the power of appointing the Cabinet. a cabinet appointment/member/post Cabinet minister
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