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managing director

noun [C] uk   ( abbreviation MD) UK us  
the person in charge of a company: There's a board of five directors, but she is the Managing Director.
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in Chinese (Traditional) (公司的)總裁,總經理…
in Russian генеральный директор…
in Turkish genel müdür…
in Chinese (Simplified) (公司的)总裁,总经理…
in Polish dyrektor naczelny…
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