chef de cabinet

noun
chef de ca·​bi·​net | \ ¦shefdəˌkabēˈnā \
plural chefs de cabinet\ -​f(s)d-​ \

Definition of chef de cabinet

: the chief secretary of a French minister or prefect

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French, literally, office head

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“Chef de cabinet.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chef%20de%20cabinet. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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