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secretary
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 4
1. One who keeps, or is intrusted with, secrets.
3. The secretary bird.
4. An officer of state whose business is to superintend and manage the affairs of a particular department of government, and who is usually a member of the cabinet or advisory council of the chief executive; as, the secretary of state, who conducts the correspondence and attends to the relations of a government with foreign courts; the secretary of the treasury, who manages the department of finance; the secretary of war, etc.
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