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Governor

1. The head of a bank, especially but not necessarily a central bank. For example, the highest post in the Bank of England is called the Governor.

2. More generally, a term for some chief executives, especially heads of political subdivisions. For example, the head of an American state is called a governor.
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For his part, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain expressed his thanks and appreciation to the Govenor of Riyadh and his Royal Highnesses, princes, ministers, ambassadors and dignitaries for honoring the reception, stressing that this is "our source of pride and honor in the Kingdom of Bahrain, for the leadership, government and people.
While Obama and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping were met by Australia's govenor general and attorney general when they arrived in Brisbane, Putin was met by the assistant defence minister.
Candy Slogans': Ah, that colorful Texas Govenor, Rick Perry: // He, who is so enamored of invoking his state's unique succession clause, / Threatening to secede from the Union, whenever he becomes outraged, / Or throws a childish political tantrum.
Prior to working at NYSHCR, Nelson was a member of Govenor Andrew Cuomo's senior staff.
Head teacher Kate Connelly, Father Louis, |former teacher Joan Kennedy, govenor Mary Harte and former pupil Clare Cassidy join current pupils to unveil the mosaic
30 ( ANI ):Mahatma Gandhi's dream of Gram Swaraj has been fulfilled by Shri Ramasamy Elango, said Maharashtra Govenor, K Sankaranarayanan while bestowing the Man of the Year award on Mr Elango.
Gideon Gono stepped down as govenor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe after completion of his final five-year term.
The hearing into the death of Moat's victim Chris Brown is now in its second week and yesterday Newcastle Crown Court heard evidence from Tim Allen, govenor at HMP Durham where Moat had been held.
The remaining amount, $50, is paid to Anchorage Water and Wastewater Utility to offset the maintenance and operational costs associated with the receipt, pre-treatment, and disposal of septage in their wastewater system," borough officials stated in a funding request to Govenor Sean Parnell earlier this year.
The central bank has prescribed strict guidelines for restructuring and Reserve Bank of India Govenor Raghuram Rajan has said that promoters "do not have a divine right" to continue after running their businesses into the ground.
Capital Govenor Shaikh Hisham bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa said the event is a great opportunity for Bahrainis.