chan·cel·lery noun \ˈchan(t)-s(ə-)lə-rē, -səl-rē\
: the department of a chancellor or the building where a chancellor's office is located
: the people who work in the department of a chancellor
plural chan·cel·ler·ies or chan·cel·lor·ies
a : the position, court, or department of a chancellor
b : the building or room where a chancellor's office is located
: the office of secretary of the court of a person high in authority
: the office or staff of an embassy or consulate
Examples of CHANCELLERY
- The prime minister will speak at the State Chancellery this afternoon.
- greeted by members of the chancellery
First Known Use of CHANCELLERY
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