minority leader


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minority leader

n.
The head of the minority party in a legislative body.

minor′ity lead`er


n.
the floor leader of the minority party in a legislature.
[1945–50, Amer.]

minority leader

The person who leads the minority party in the Senate or House of Representatives.
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Noun1.minority leader - leader of the minority party in a legislatureminority leader - leader of the minority party in a legislature
legislator - someone who makes or enacts laws
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