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English definition of “chancellor”


noun [C]     /ˈtʃɑːnsər/
GOVERNMENT the leader of the government in some countries : the German chancellorOccupations and tradesLeaders of national and regional governments
UNIVERSITY the person with the highest position in some universities Occupations and trades
MONEY ( also Chancellor of the Exchequer,     ) UK the person in the British government who makes decisions about taxes and government spending Occupations and trades
(Definition of chancellor noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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