governor's council


: an executive or legislative council elected (as in some states of the U.S.) or appointed (as in some former British colonies) to advise a governor or share in the functions of the office of governor
only Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts still have a governor's councilAmerican Guide Series: Massachusetts

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“Governor's council.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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