director general


director general
noun (plural directors general also director generals)
: a chief executive or administrator placed in overall charge of a bureau, department, or agency especially in a national government or organization with international orientation

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diˌrector ˈgeneral [director general] noun (especially BrE)
the head of a large organization, especially a public organization

the director general of the BBC


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