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Auditor General

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Canada) a federal official responsible for auditing government departments and making an annual report
2. (Accounting & Book-keeping) (in Canada) a federal official responsible for auditing government departments and making an annual report

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n.
Canadian. an appointed official who audits the accounts of the federal or provincial government.
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