Meaning of Council of Ministers

Coun'cil of Min'isters

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. the policy-making body of the European Economic Community, representing all the member nations.
  2. (sometimes l.c.) the highest administrative body of various countries, usually serving in an advisory capacity to the chief executive; cabinet.
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