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secretary

1. (in Britain) a senior civil servant who assists a government minister
2. (in the US and New Zealand) the head of a government administrative department
3. (in Britain) See secretary of state
4. (in Australia) the head of a public service department
5. Diplomacy the assistant to an ambassador or diplomatic minister of certain countries
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The participating countries felicitated Cabinet Secretary Raja Hassan Abbas on electing as Chairman of the 3rd Cabinet SAARC Cabinet Secretaries meeting.
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This Article is based on interviews with a half-dozen of Judge Goodwin's secretaries; casual conversations with several of them; a 1995 survey of the judge's clerks; (4) extended conversations with the judge as part of the author's on-going research on the Ninth Circuit; and in-chambers observation of interactions of judge, secretaries, and clerks during several months in one year and over one-week periods in several other years.
The officials, including secretaries general, of the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ), the Liberal Party, the Japanese Communist Party and the Social Democratic Party met at a Tokyo hotel and agreed to submit the bill to the Diet session starting Monday.
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The Secretaries of State and Defense shall jointly provide by 1 March 2001 a report to Congress on military training provided to foreign military personnel through programs administered by the Departments of State and Defense during FY2000 and FY200l, excluding training provided through sales (FMS) or training provided to military personnel of countries belonging to NATO.
There Du Bellay describes his verse precisely as reliable secretaries, confidants who sympathetically record the troubles of his existence in Rome:
A single manager taking a whole crew of secretaries out to lunch feels like a school field trip.
At the cabinet level, the appointments of Secretaries Ronald Brown, Mike Espy and Hazel O'Leary, at Commerce, Agriculture and Energy, respectively, are unprecedented.
Fortunate are the counselors whose secretaries have such a range of expertise.
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