parliamentary secretary

noun

(in Britain) a Member of Parliament appointed, usually as a junior minister, to assist a Minister of the Crown with departmental responsibilities

Nearby words

  1. parliamentary agent,
  2. parliamentary commissioner,
  3. parliamentary government,
  4. parliamentary law,
  5. parliamentary private secretary,
  6. parliamentary system,
  7. parlor,
  8. parlor car,
  9. parlor game,
  10. parlor grand

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