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addaword.gifdefinition of SPAD

noun
abbreviation for Special Advisor; someone who works for a British government minister but who is not a permanent civil servant
Submitted on 20/01/2011 19:17:00
Definition of SPAD from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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