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English definition of “state auditor”

state auditor

noun [C] ( also State Auditor)
 
 
ACCOUNTING, GOVERNMENT in the US, a person whose job is to check the financial records of a state, to make certain that its accounts are being managed correctly: State auditors asserted that Baltimore schools misused $18.3 million in federal funds. the state auditor's office →  Compare district auditor
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