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noun [countable] governor pronunciation in British English /ˈɡʌvə(r)nə(r)/ 
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pluralgovernors
  1. 3
    a member of a group that has responsibility for an institution like a school or university

    The school's Board of Governors meet tomorrow night.

  2. 4
    British informal an employer or other person who has authority over you

    I'll have to ask the governor.

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