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noun [countable] governor pronunciation in British English /ˈɡʌvə(r)nə(r)/
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  1. 1
    an elected official who is the political head of a state in the US

    the governor of California

    1. a.
      an official who governs a country or part of a country that is ruled by another state
  2. 4
    British informal an employer or other person who has authority over you

    I’ll have to ask the governor.



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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