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Another word for council

  1. A chosen group, usually advisory

      1. The office or position of a director.
      2. A board of directors, as of a corporation.
      3. The entire staff of a bureau or department.
      1. An upright, cupboardlike repository with shelves, drawers, or compartments for the safekeeping or display of objects.
      2. The box that houses the main components of a computer, such as the central processing unit, disk drives, and expansion slots.
      3. A body of persons appointed by a head of state or a prime minister to head the executive departments of the government and to act as official advisers.
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  2. A deliberative meeting

      1. The act of assembling.
      2. The state of being assembled.
      3. A group of persons gathered together for a common reason, as for a legislative, religious, educational, or social purpose.
      1. The upper house of the US Congress, to which two members are elected from each state by popular vote for a six-year term.
      2. The upper house in the bicameral legislature of many states in the United States.
      3. The upper legislative house in Canada, France, and some other countries.
      1. A room in a house, especially a bedroom.
      2. A room where a person of authority, rank, or importance receives visitors.
      3. The private office where the judge consults with parties and conducts business not required to be brought in open court.
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