from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an officer; one who has a specific office or duty to perform.
- n. A person who holds an office; an officeholder.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who has been intrusted with the discharge of some official duty, as in directing the affairs of a corporation, company, society, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the person who holds an office
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