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undersecretariat

[ uhn-der-sek-ri-tair-ee-it, uhn-der-sek-ri-ter- ]

noun

  1. a department or section of a ministry of which an under secretary is in charge.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of undersecretariat1

First recorded in 1945–50; under- + secretariat

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