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governor

noun caretaker, director, elected official, executive, executive leader, government official, highest state official, politician, potentate, public official, statesman
Associated concepts: executive branch of government
See also: caretaker, director, pedagogue, principal, superintendent

GOVERNOR. The title of the executive magistrate in each state and territory of the United States. Under the names of the particular states, the reader will find some of the duties of the governor of such state.

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While Obama and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping were met by Australia's govenor general and attorney general when they arrived in Brisbane, Putin was met by the assistant defence minister.
Candy Slogans': Ah, that colorful Texas Govenor, Rick Perry: // He, who is so enamored of invoking his state's unique succession clause, / Threatening to secede from the Union, whenever he becomes outraged, / Or throws a childish political tantrum.
Prior to working at NYSHCR, Nelson was a member of Govenor Andrew Cuomo's senior staff.
Head teacher Kate Connelly, Father Louis, |former teacher Joan Kennedy, govenor Mary Harte and former pupil Clare Cassidy join current pupils to unveil the mosaic
30 ( ANI ):Mahatma Gandhi's dream of Gram Swaraj has been fulfilled by Shri Ramasamy Elango, said Maharashtra Govenor, K Sankaranarayanan while bestowing the Man of the Year award on Mr Elango.
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Summary: The Govenor of the Bank of England has accused Barclays Bank of "sailing close to the wind" too often.
For the govenor of the state of Florida to say sorry to me means everything.
6) David Johnston, "The Legal Profession in a Smart and Caring Nation: A Vision for 2017", speech delivered at the Canadian Bar Association Canada Legal Conference (14 August 2011), online: The Govenor General of Canada <http://www.
It also reviewed a report submitted by Assistant Govenor for Banking Supervision regarding the banking indicators.
The estate is set in 185 acres of land and tradition has it that Wallace built the castle when he was govenor of Scotland as a hunting seat for Sir Thomas Longavale.
During a meeting with the Punjab Govenor Sardar Latif Khosa at the Governor House, the Prime Minister Gilani called upon the parliamentarians to address genuine problems of the masses as people look towards their elected representatives for redressal of their grievances.