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Minister of the Crown Line breaks: Min¦is|ter of the Crown

Definition of Minister of the Crown in English:


(In the UK and Canada) a member of the cabinet.
Example sentences
  • Yes, but Parliament has delegated that power to a Minister of the Crown.
  • Now, as a Minister of the Crown, he says the opposite.
  • He is a Minister of the Crown, and that is what he said.

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