Meaning of “dean” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “dean” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deannoun [ C ]

us /din/

a high-ranking official in a college or university responsible for a department, teachers, students, etc.:

Langer is the dean of the law school.

(Definition of “dean” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)