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noun [countable] secretary pronunciation in British English /ˈsekrətri/
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singularsecretary
pluralsecretaries
  1. 2
    the member of a committee who writes letters and keeps records of meetings
    He was secretary of the local golf club.
  2. 3
    the politician in charge of a particular government department
    We invited the Home Secretary on the programme.

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