Undersecretary - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌʌndərˈsekrəteri|  American pronunciation of the word undersecretary
Brit.  |ʌndəˈsɛkrətri|  British pronunciation of the word undersecretary

noun

- a secretary immediately subordinate to the head of a department of government

Examples

the U.S. Undersecretary of Defense

Word forms

noun
singular: undersecretary
plural: undersecretaries
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