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Eurocrat

[ yoor-uh-krat, yur- ]
/ ˈyʊər əˌkræt, ˈyɜr- /
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noun
a member of the executive and technical staff at the headquarters of the European Common Market.
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Origin of Eurocrat

First recorded in 1960–65; Euro- + -crat

OTHER WORDS FROM Eurocrat

Eu·ro·crat·ic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for Eurocrat

eurocrat
/ (ˈjʊərəˌkræt) /

noun
(sometimes capital) a member, esp a senior member, of the administration of the European Union
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