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secretary

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsekrətəri/ (secretaries)
WORKPLACE someone who works in an office, writing letters, making telephone calls, organizing meetings, etc. for other people: She works at the International Convention Centre as a secretary. When I called, her secretary said she was in a meeting.
used in the names of some officials with particular responsibilities in some organizations: The secretary takes the minutes of the meeting.
( also Secretary) GOVERNMENT in the UK, a Member of Parliament or Member of the House of Lords who is in charge of a government department: Energy/Home/Foreign Secretarysecretary of sth He is a member of the Efficiency Commission and a former secretary of commerce. the Secretary of State for Health
( also Secretary, abbreviation Secy.) GOVERNMENT in the US, the head of a government department appointed by the President: Secretary of Defense Defense/Commerce/Treasury Secretary
→  See also company secretary , corporate secretary , executive secretary , general secretary , press secretary
(Definition of secretary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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