Meaning of “chairperson” in the English Dictionary

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chairpersonnoun [ C ]

us /ˈtʃeərˌpɜr·sən/ plural chairpersons /ˈtʃeərˌpɜr·sənz/ also chair, /tʃeər/

a person in charge of a meeting, organization, or department:

All the members of the committee take turns acting as chairperson.

(Definition of “chairperson” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"chairperson" in Business English

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chairpersonnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtʃeəˌpɜːsən/ us plural chairpersons

MEETINGS a person who is in charge of a meeting, committee, or organization:

As chairperson, you will schedule regular meetings with each committee head to discuss issues and updates.

(Definition of “chairperson” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)