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secretary/ˈsɛkrəˌteri/
British/ˈsɛkrətri/noun
pluralsecretaries
secretary
/ˈsɛkrəˌteri/British/ˈsɛkrətri/
noun
pluralsecretaries
Learner's definition of SECRETARY  
[count]
: a person whose job is to handle records, letters, etc., for another person in an office
— see also press secretary
: a person in a club or other organization who is in charge of keeping letters and records
US  : an official who is selected by the President and is in charge of a particular department of the government
   b  British  : a government official who helps a minister, an ambassador, etc.
   c  British  : secretary of state 2
— see also foreign secretary

— secretarial

/ˌsɛkrəˈterijəl/adjective
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