governor's council

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Definition of 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.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/governor%27s%20council. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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