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- n. A highly skilled and dedicated manager.
Assuming that a proposed law makes it through Parliament, he will become the first director-general -- what Mr. Bondi calls a "supermanager" -- of 464 nationally owned museums and archaeological sites, including such world treasures as Florence's Uffizi Gallery and the ancient ruins at Pompeii.
Like McNamara, Secretary Rumsfeld came to personify the emergency man as supermanager.
A petition against the appointment of Resca, whose powers as museum supermanager include the authorization of loans and ruling on the cultural or scientific value of exhibitions, was circulated at the seminar and is now online.
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