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Meaning of “secretarial” in the English Dictionary

"secretarial" in British English

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secretarialadjective

uk   /ˌsek.rəˈteə.ri.əl/  us   /-ˈter.i-/
relating to the ​work of a ​secretary: a secretarial ​school She's ​found some ​part-time secretarial ​work.
(Definition of secretarial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"secretarial" in American English

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secretarialadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌsek·rɪˈteər·i·əl/
relating to the ​work of a secretary in an ​office: She does ​mostly secretarial ​work.
(Definition of secretarial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"secretarial" in Business English

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secretarialadjective

uk   us   /ˌsekrəˈteəriəl/ WORKPLACE
relating to the ​type of ​work done by a ​secretary: secretarial ​skills/​staff/​work I took on a ​part-timeassistant to give me some secretarial ​help.
(Definition of secretarial from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “secretarial”
in Arabic مُتعلّق بالسٍكرتارية…
in Korean 비서 직의…
in Portuguese de secretária…
in Catalan de secretari, administratiu…
in Japanese 秘書の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 秘书的,文秘的…
in Turkish sekreterlik, sekreterlikle ilgili…
in Russian секретарский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 秘書的,書記的…
in Italian segretariale…
in Polish sekretarski…
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