Chancellor of the Exchequer


noun

the minister of finance in the British government.

Origin of Chancellor of the Exchequer

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400
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British Dictionary definitions for chancellor of the exchequer

Chancellor of the Exchequer

noun

British the cabinet minister responsible for finance
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