Translation of Exchequer in Spanish:

Exchequer

Pronunciation: /ˈekstʃekər; ɪksˈtʃekə(r)/

n

  • (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) the Exchequer el tesoro público, el erario público see also chancellor 1
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    • Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1874-80, Northcote succeeded Disraeli as leader in the Commons in 1876, though his unease with the premier's policy over the Eastern Question became evident.

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