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commissioner

Government
a. any of several types of civil servant
b. an ombudsman
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(Xin Tang shu 81.3603.) The region in question is that of Guangdong and Guangxi, and the military commissionership of Qinghai was originally established during the Qianning era (894-897) with Guangzhou as its administrative seat.
See The Commissionership: A Historical Perspective, MLB .com, http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/history/mlb_history_people.jsp?story=com (last visited Mar.
Low morale, lengthy delays, and even postponements often characterize an open Commissionership. This is not acceptable.
Pillay expressed for her part the readiness of the high commissionership, through its office in Tunis, to provide the necessary support and experience in matters of human rights and legislative reform.
Passed over for the high commissionership in London (apparently because Prime Minister St.
Partially in response to bitter personal attacks, Fisher resigned as Prime Minister on 27 October 1915, taking up the London High Commissionership. In truth Fisher was ill-equipped for the rancour of war.
I accepted the commissionership of street cleaning with the positive assurance of Mayor Strong that I should not be interfered with in the matter of appointments and dismissals, and that I should have my own way generally.
But, the issue of labor, believe it or not, isn't all that goes on with the commissionership.
State Service Commissionership 58(2) IsrSC 125 [2003] (Isr.).
When first mentioned as a possible replacement for Landis, the Kentuckian had openly admitted that he coveted the commissionership but had added that he felt duty bound to the Senate while fighting raged abroad.
For example, he had announced the policy of giving joint legal responsibility to Thakuri, Magar and educated Brahmin Pandit, defense forts command and regional commissionership to Gurung, Magar, Khand or other trusted courtiers.
"Under my commissionership members in uniform will not carry arms around the country.

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