secretary of commerce

secretary of commerce

noun
1. the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Commerce; "the first Commerce Secretary was William C. Redfield who was appointed by Wilson" 
2. the position of the head of the Department of Commerce; "the position of Commerce Secretary was created in 1913" 
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