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Noun: chairperson  'chehr,pur-sun
  1. The officer who presides at the meetings of an organization
    "address your remarks to the chairperson";
    - president, chairman, chairwoman, chair, prez [informal]

Derived forms: chairpersons

Type of: presiding officer

Encyclopedia: Chairperson, Law Reform Commission