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headteachernoun [C]

uk   /ˌhedˈtiː.tʃər/  us   /ˈhedˌtiː.tʃɚ/ UK (US principal, UK also head)
A2 someone who is in ​charge of a ​school

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(Definition of headteacher from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “headteacher”
in Arabic ناظِر…
in Korean 교장…
in Portuguese diretor, -ora…
in Catalan director, – a…
in Japanese 校長…
in Chinese (Simplified) 校长…
in Turkish başöğretmen, müdür…
in Russian директор школы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 校長…
in Italian preside…
in Polish dyrektor/ka (szkoły)…
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