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addaword.gifdefinition of mom-in-chief

noun
term used by Michelle Obama at the 2012 Democratic Convention to describe her most important role
Michelle Obama's blockbuster speech was marred by the use of the pandering phrase 'mom-in-chief.'
Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/09/2012 11:39:00
Definition of mom-in-chief from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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