stated clerk

noun

Definition of stated clerk

: an executive officer of a Presbyterian general assembly, synod, or presbytery ranking below the moderator

Examples of stated clerk in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In early December 2018, Nasrallah’s father, a former state clerk, died, leaving behind a four-story apartment building in a Cairo low-income neighborhood and a bank deposit. Washington Post, "Egyptian woman fights unequal Islamic inheritance laws," 15 Nov. 2019 The Ohio police union, the state police chiefs association, and the state clerks of court association support Kasich’s proposal. Andrew Welsh-huggins, The Seattle Times, "Ohio’s governor signs order to tighten gun background checks," 23 Apr. 2018 The Ohio police union, the state police chiefs association, and the state clerks of court association support Kasich’s proposal. Washington Post, "Ohio’s governor signs order to tighten gun background checks," 23 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of stated clerk

1791, in the meaning defined above

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“Stated clerk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stated%20clerk. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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