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chancellornoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃɑːn.səl.ər/  us   /ˈtʃæn.səl.ɚ/
C2 a person in a position of the highest or high rank, especially in a government or university: Helmut Kohl became the first Chancellor of a united Germany in 1990. A former politician has been appointed Chancellor of the university.

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chancellorship
noun [S] uk   /ˈtʃɑːn.səl.ə.ʃɪp/  us   /ˈtʃæn.səl.ɚ.ʃɪp/
(Definition of chancellor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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chancellornoun [C]

 us   /ˈtʃæn·sə·lər/
a person in a position of the highest or high rank, esp. in a government or university: Helmut Kohl became the first chancellor of a united Germany in 1990.
(Definition of chancellor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"chancellor" in Business English

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chancellornoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtʃɑːnsər/
Chancellor
GOVERNMENT, FINANCE →  Chancellor of the Exchequer : With news of profit losses across the nation, the chancellor is expected to cut interest rates.
GOVERNMENT a title used in some countries for an official position of high rank in a government, legal system, or university: She was the first woman chancellor of Germany. Chancellor Kohl the vice-chancellor of the university
chancellorship
noun [S] /ˈtʃɑːnsələʃɪp/  us /ˈtʃænsəlɚ-/
Debt increased massively during his chancellorship.
(Definition of chancellor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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