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undersecretary

1. (in Britain)
q. any of various senior civil servants in certain government departments
b. short for undersecretary of state: any of various high officials subordinate only to the minister in charge of a department
2. (in the US) a high government official subordinate only to the secretary in charge of a department
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The undersecretary also praised Pakistan successes in countering terrorism as Foreign Secretay Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry met him in Washington DC, FO stated on Friday.
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office in Geneva, as undersecretary general for economic and social affairs, and Muhammad Shaaban of Egypt, currently national coordinator for reform initiatives in the Middle East, as undersecretary general for General Assembly and Conference Management.
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nominated to be the undersecretary of defense for intelligence; and Ambassador Dennis Richardson, Australian ambassador to the United States; have all accepted invitations to participate as keynote speakers at the GEOINT 2007 Symposium.
21 (BNA): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in the presence of the Undersecretary of the Ministry, Dr.
President Rodrigo Duterte appointed on Friday a Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) undersecretary as the new Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) acting secretary.
Minister Al-Saleh presented to His Highness Sheikh Jaber Mubarak, Director General of Kuwait General Administration of Customs (KGAC) Jamal Al-Jalawi, Assistant Undersecretary for Financial and Tax affairs in the Ministry of Finance Aseel Al-Munaifi and Assistant Undersecretary for State's property affairs and legal affairs Ghazi Al-Enezi On the occasion of their appointment to their new posts.
The Ambassador has conveyed to the Undersecretary the invitation extended by his Ugandan Counterpart to visit Uganda for holding the Committee of the Political Consultation between the Foreign Ministries of the two countries .