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Synonyms of secretary of defense

Noun


1. Secretary of Defense, Defense Secretary, secretary

usage: the person who holds the secretaryship of the Defense Department; "the first Defense Secretary was James V. Forrestal who was appointed by Truman"

2. Secretary of Defense, Defense Secretary, secretaryship

usage: the position of the head of the Department of Defense; "the position of Defense Secretary was created in 1947"

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