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foreign secretary

noun, Chiefly British
Origin of foreign secretary
1650-60 Unabridged
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  • But it does add to the sense that the former foreign secretary has had enough of frontline politics, and is on his way out of it.
British Dictionary definitions for foreign secretary

foreign minister

(often capitals) a cabinet minister who is responsible for a country's dealings with other countries US equivalent secretary of state
Derived Forms
foreign ministry, noun
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