a Muslim religious leader.
(formerly) the chief legal authority for Muslims in Jerusalem.
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British Dictionary definitions for grand mufti
the titular head of the Muslim community in Jerusalem and formerly the chief constitutional administrator there
(in Turkey) the former official head of the state religion
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