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noun [countable] director pronunciation in American English /dɪˈrektər/director pronunciation in American English /daɪˈrektər/
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    someone whose job is to manage all or part of a company, organization, or institution
    the finance/marketing/personnel director
    1. a.
      one of the senior managers in charge of a company
      Taylor is now a director of the company as well as its largest single shareholder.
      a board of directors: The Board of Directors appointed Tiffany King as Treasurer to complete her term.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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