agriculture secretary

agriculture secretary

noun
1. the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Agriculture; "the first Secretary of Agriculture was Norman J. Colman, who was appointed by Cleveland" [syn: Secretary of Agriculture
2. the position of the head of the Department of Agriculture; "the post of Secretary of Agriculture was established in 1889" [syn: Secretary of Agriculture
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