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secretary of defense

Definitions

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  • noun the person who holds the secretaryship of the Defense Department
  • noun the position of the head of the Department of Defense

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Examples

  • Yesterday she was on a bit of a hot seat before the Senate Armed Services committee along with the secretary of defense and the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff.

    CNN Transcript Dec 3, 2009

  • What I saw executed, under the chapeau, if you will, of the president and by the secretary of defense, through his commanders in the field, was a very different situation.

    CNN Transcript Nov 22, 2005

  • There was great deliberation about how to approach Mohammed and other high-value detainees, and their treatment was approved by no less than the secretary of defense and vice president.

    News & Record Article Feed

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  • My call: Obama wins, picks McCain as his Secretary of Defense. You heard it here first.

    Can't believe this hadn't been listed yet. I feel a list coming on...

    November 4, 2008

  • This would be the final mirroring of The West Wing would it not?

    November 4, 2008

  • *sighing in nostalgia*

    November 4, 2008

  • Ah, The West Wing....

    November 4, 2008

  • It's actually frightening the similarities between the West Wing and the current election.

    November 6, 2008