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English noun: Chancellor

1. Chancellor (person) the British cabinet minister responsible for finance

SynonymsChancellor of the Exchequer

Broader (hypernym)cabinet minister

Member meronymBritish Cabinet

2. chancellor (person) the person who is head of state (in several countries)

Synonymspremier, prime minister

Broader (hypernym)chief of state, head of state

Narrower (hyponym)taoiseach

3. chancellor (person) the honorary or titular head of a university

Broader (hypernym)head, head teacher, principal, school principal

Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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