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premier:

see prime ministerprime minister
or premier,
chief member of the cabinet in a parliamentary system of government. The prime minister is head of the government, in contrast with the head of state, who may be a constitutional monarch, as in Great Britain, or an elected official, as in the
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premier

1. another name for prime minister
2. any of the heads of governments of the Canadian provinces and the Australian states
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Once we're there then they can prove they are Premiership players.
Although, personally speaking, I think of Coventry as more of an oak, or one of any number of other deciduous trees, and the Premiership as a forest that houses these trees, some of which blossom and grow while others are chopped down and made into tables and chairs and such like.
He also said: ``The Premiership is too predictable now.
Third in the list -and most expensive Premiership footballer's car -is the pounds 167,000 Aston Martin Vanquish which is driven by 18 players including Thierry Henry (Arsenal), Rio Ferdinand and Ryan Giggs (both Man Utd).
For the 2015-16 campaign, a second marquee player can be recruited who is new to Premiership rugby next term and has not played in the competition for at least 12 months.
London Welsh are frustrated that they have been denied a place in the Premiership when founder members London Irish, Saracens, Wasps and Sale have all used stadia without holding primacy of tenure.
Director of Deloitte's Sports Business Group (SBG) Paul Rawnsley said: "The financial prize for promotion to the Premiership will be around pounds 60m.
In fact, they have accumulated fewer yellow and red cards than most other Premiership clubs.
TOTTENHAM goalkeeper Erik Thorstvedt became the first Premier League substitute when he replaced Ian Walker in the first Premiership season in 1992.
Mr Sharp said the calculated pounds 200 million would come from increased tourism and business coming to the city and said Premiership football would make Coventry a "global brand".
And if the plan is endorsed it could see sides in the Welsh Premiership face teams from England's Division One in a cup competition.
EVERYBODY'S desperate to get tickets for the Premiership these days - and The SP is here to help.