director general


director general
m.
general manager, director general, chief executive officer, C.O.O..
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(n.) = executive director, Director-General, executive officer, chief executive officer (CEO), chief executive, senior director
Ex. 'We'll get started as soon as everyone arrives,' the executive director shook her hand and smiled graciously.
Ex. The work of the Statistical Office is undertaken by six directorates headed by the Director-General who is assisted by a secretariat.
Ex. The meeting, which defined the goals of the association, discussed membership conditions, established permanent sections (legal, educational, economic, historical and management) and elected executive officers.
Ex. The constituent networks may have presidents and CEO's (chief executive officers), but that's a different issue; there's no single authority figure for the Internet as a whole.
Ex. The author concludes that few chief executives personally use the company library and online database services.
Ex. Senior directors earn absurdly more than the other workers in their business.
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(n.) = executive director, Director-General, executive officer, chief executive officer (CEO), chief executive, senior director

Ex: 'We'll get started as soon as everyone arrives,' the executive director shook her hand and smiled graciously.

Ex: The work of the Statistical Office is undertaken by six directorates headed by the Director-General who is assisted by a secretariat.
Ex: The meeting, which defined the goals of the association, discussed membership conditions, established permanent sections (legal, educational, economic, historical and management) and elected executive officers.
Ex: The constituent networks may have presidents and CEO's (chief executive officers), but that's a different issue; there's no single authority figure for the Internet as a whole.
Ex: The author concludes that few chief executives personally use the company library and online database services.
Ex: Senior directors earn absurdly more than the other workers in their business.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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