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English definition of “chair”

chair

noun [C]     /tʃeər/
FURNITURE A1 a seat for one person , with a back, usually four legs , and sometimes two arms Chairs and seats
MEETING someone who controls a meeting or organization : [usually singular] All questions should be addressed to the chair.Position and status in groups and organizations
UNIVERSITY a very important position in a university department , or the person who has this position → See also the electric chairUniversity and college education
(Definition of chair noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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