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"right-hand man" in British English

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(Definition of “right-hand man” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"right-hand man" in Business English

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right-hand mannoun [ C ]

also right hand man uk us MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE

someone who works very closely with another person at a similar level, helping them with their work:

When he took over as chief executive, he installed his right-hand man as managing director.

(Definition of “right-hand man” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)