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- noun A chief minister appointed by a ruler.
- noun The head of the cabinet and often also the chief executive of a parliamentary democracy.
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- noun In a parliamentary
democracy, the chief memberof the cabinetand headof the government; usually the leaderof the majority party.
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- noun the person who holds the position of head of the government in the United Kingdom
- noun the person who is head of state (in several countries)
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Latin primus + minister
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