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senior statesmannoun [C]

uk   /ˌsiː.ni.əˈsteɪt.smən/  us   /-njɚ--/
an ​experiencedpolitician who is usually no ​longerworking in ​government
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(Definition of senior statesman from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (通常已经下野的)资深政治家…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常已經下野的)資深政治家…
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