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head of state

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Noun1.head of state - the chief public representative of a country who may also be the head of government
chancellor, premier, prime minister - the person who is head of state (in several countries)
premier, Prime Minister, PM - the person who holds the position of head of the government in the United Kingdom
president - the chief executive of a republic
Chief Executive, President of the United States, United States President, President - the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government; "the President likes to jog every morning"
representative - a person who represents others
crowned head, monarch, sovereign - a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right
Translations
valtionpäämies
chef d’Étatchef d'état
元首国家元首
statschefstatsöverhuvud
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But besides all these magistrates there is one who is supreme over them all, who very often has in his own power the disposal of the public revenue and taxes; who presides over the people when the supreme power is in them; for there must be some magistrate who has a power to summon them together, and to preside as head of the state.
The abbot was helpless with rage and humiliation when I brought him out on a balcony and showed him the head of the state marching in and never a monk on hand to offer him welcome, and no stir of life or clang of joy-bell to glad his spirit.
He had been bewildered during those first weeks by finding that at the national capital in the houses he supposed to be the best, the head of the State was not a coveted guest; for this could be the only explanation of Mr.
Having announced the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G.
Summary: The head of the state internet company Ogero said Friday that an order by the Shura Council to suspend the telecoms minister's decision to award licenses to lay fiber-optic cables would not affect the timeline for the project.
Arslangyilich Gilijov was appointed Deputy Minister of Health and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan - Head of the State Sanitary and Epidemiological Service.
The Head of the State will take part on December 12 in the high-level dialogue with the heads of State and government organised as part of the One Planet Summit.
The MoFA in its statement said the visit of the head of the state of Nepal coincides with the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], August 13 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Sunday, while celebrating his 5,000 days as the head of the state, said that as many as 14 lakh families have benefitted from the Ujjwala Yojana in the state, adding that the government plans to extend it to 35 lakh families.
The president appointed judge Magdy Mahmoud Taha Abu El-Ela as head of the Court of Cassation--the country's top appeals court--judge Hussein Abdou Khalil as head of the State Lawsuits Authority, and judge Rashida Mohamed Anwar as head of the Administrative Prosecution Authority.
The Office of the Head of the State of Law Coalition said in a press release that Nuri al-Maliki received the special envoy of US President to manage the international coalition Brett Makourk, and the meeting reviewed the developments in the political and security situation in Iraq and the region.
The message was delivered by Hamad bin Abdul Rahman Al Midfa, Secretary-General of the Federal Supreme Council Affairs at the Ministry of Presidential Affairs and Envoy of the Head of the State, to Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal Al Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of the Royal Court.