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Noun: Secretary of Commerce
  1. The person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Commerce
    "the first Secretary of Commerce was William C. Redfield who was appointed by Wilson";
    - Commerce Secretary
  2. The position of the head of the Department of Commerce
    "the position of Secretary of Commerce was created in 1913";
    - Commerce Secretary

Type of: secretary, secretaryship

Part of: United States Cabinet, US Cabinet

Encyclopedia: Secretary of Commerce