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second master Line breaks: sec¦ond mas¦ter

Definition of second master in English:

noun

A deputy headmaster.
Example sentences
  • The second master, Guru Angad, developed and started the instruction of Gurmukhi script for children.
  • Of the hundred shares, superintendents were to get 10 each, district masters four each, second masters two, and junior masters one.

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