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consigliere

[kawn-see-lye-re] /ˌkɔn siˈlyɛ rɛ/
noun, plural consiglieri
[kawn-see-lye-ree] /ˌkɔn siˈlyɛ ri/ (Show IPA).
Italian.
1.
a member of a criminal organization or syndicate who serves as an adviser to the leader.
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consigliere

/ˌkɒnsɪglɪˈɛərɪ/
noun
1.
a trusted adviser, esp in a criminal organization
Word Origin
Italian, from Latin consiliārius, from consilium advice
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