Vice-President

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Vice-President

 

(1) In certain states, the deputy of the president.

(2) An elective office in certain scholarly and social institutions and organizations (for example, vice-president of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR).

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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