from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An officer ranking next below a president, usually empowered to assume the president's duties under conditions such as absence, illness, or death.
- noun A deputy to a president, especially in a corporation, in charge of a specific department or location.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An officer who is selected in advance to fill the presidential office in case of the death, disability, or absence of the president.
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- noun A
deputyto a president, often empoweredto assumethe positionof president on his deathor absence
- noun An
executivein a businessin charge of a departmentor branch
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun an executive officer ranking immediately below a president; may serve in the president's place under certain circumstances
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From vice and president.
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