Definition of “head of state” - English Dictionary

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“head of state” in British English

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head of statenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌhed əv ˈsteɪt/ us /ˌhed əv ˈsteɪt/

the official leader of a country, often someone who has few or no real political powers

(Definition of “head of state” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)