CEO

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noun \ˌsē-(ˌ)ē-ˈō\

Definition of CEO

  1. :  the executive with the chief decision-making authority in an organization or business

Origin and Etymology of ceo

chief executive officer


First Known Use: 1972


CEO Defined for English Language Learners

CEO

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noun \ˌsē-(ˌ)ē-ˈō\

Definition of CEO for English Language Learners

  • : the person who has the most authority in an organization or business


Law Dictionary

CEO

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noun \ˌsē-ē-ˈō\

Legal Definition of CEO

  1. :  the executive with the chief decision-making authority in an organization or business

Origin and Etymology of ceo

chief executive officer



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