Eurocrat

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Eu·ro·crat

 (yo͝or′ə-krăt′)
n.
An administrative official at the headquarters of the European Union.

Eu′ro·crat′ic adj.
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eurocrat

(ˈjʊərəˌkræt)
n
(Professions) (sometimes capital) a member, esp a senior member, of the administration of the European Union
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Eu•ro•crat

(ˈyʊər əˌkræt, ˈyɜr-)

n.
a member of the administrative staff of the European Economic Community.
[1960–65]
Eu`ro•crat′ic, adj.
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Translations

Eurocrat

[ˈjʊərəʊkræt] N (hum, pej) → eurócrata mf (burócrata de la UE)
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Eurocrat

[ˈjʊərəʊkræt] neurocrate mf
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Eurocrat

nEurokrat(in) m(f)
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Eurocrat

[ˈjʊərəʊˌkræt] neurocrate m/f
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