secretary

[n] - a person who is head of an administrative department of government 2. [n] - an assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work for a boss or an organization 3. [n] - a desk used for writing
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Secretary

Sec're·ta·ry noun ; plural Secretaries . [ French secrétaire (cf. Pr. secretari , Spanish & Portuguese secretario , Italian secretario , segretario ) Late Latin secretarius , originally, a confidant, one intrusted with secrets, from Latin
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secretary

1. One who keeps, or is intrusted with, secrets. ... 2. A person employed to write orders, letters, dispatches, public or private papers, records, and the like; an official scribe, amanuensis, or writer; one who attends to correspondence, and transacts other business, for an association, a public body, or an individual. 'That which is most of all p...
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secretary

writing table noun a desk used for writing
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secretary

secretarial assistant noun an assistant who handles correspondence and clerical work for a boss or an organization
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secretary

(sek´rĕ-tar″e) a person employed to do clerical work such as handling of correspondence, keeping of files, and similar duties. unit secretary ward clerk.
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Secretary

• (n.) A piece of furniture, with conveniences for writing and for the arrangement of papers; an escritoire. • (n.) The secretary bird. • (n.) A person employed to write orders, letters, dispatches, public or private papers, records, and the like; an official scribe, amanuensis, or writer; one who attends to correspondence, and trans...
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secretary

(from the article `public administration`) ...ministerial structures in Europe developed out of the royal councils, which were powerful bodies of nobles appointed by the monarch. From the ...
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secretary

a writing desk fitted with drawers, one of which can be pulled out and the front lowered to provide a flat writing surface. There are many variations ...
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secretary

secretary 1. Someone who does general clerical and administrative work such as word-processing, filing, and arranging appointments for an individual or an organization; one entrusted with secrets; confidential officer. 2. Etymology: 'a person entrusted with secrets', from Medieval Latin secretarius, 'clerk, notary, confidential officer, confidant'...
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Secretary

[club] Secretary is a title commonly held by a member of an organization, club, or society. Common duties of the Secretary include taking minutes, notifying members of meetings, contacting various persons in relation to the society, administrating the day-to-day activities of the organization and creating the order of business. The secretar...
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Secretary

[disambiguation] A secretary is an administrative support worker. Secretary may also refer to the following: A branch head official of most Communist and Socialist political parties. The highest rank official of the party is usually titled General Secretary or First Secretary. ...
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Secretary

A secretary, personal assistant, or administrative assistant is a person whose work consists of supporting management, including executives, using a variety of project management, communication, or organizational skills. These functions may be entirely carried out to assist one other employee or may be for the benefit of more than one. In other si...
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Secretary

The MMPA establishes a Federal responsibility to conserve marine mammals, with management of all cetaceans and pinnipeds (except walrus) vested in the Department of Commerce (presided over by the Secretary of Commerce). The Department of the Interior (under the supervision of the Secretary of the Interior) is responsible for all other marine mammal...
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Secretary

A person who works for another person , usually in an office, dealing with correspondence, filing, phone calls and other clerical duties
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