Definition of office holder in English:

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office holder

noun

A person who holds a position of authority or service, especially within a government or government organization.
Example sentences
  • Every California governor in the past half-century has been either a veteran state officeholder or a celebrity.
  • Their events were rarely attended by local office holders.
  • The speakers almost always are either outstanding legal minds or high-level officeholders.

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