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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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Delivering a message from California State Govenor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Barbara Kaufman, director of Schwarzenegger's San Francisco office said: "My congratulations go to Emirates on your accomplishments and your beautiful A380 as you help mark a new era in technological advancements, environmental consciousness and passenger comforts."
Mr Dar, you will remember, is the Bootle school govenor who, together with his wife and family, was booted out of the country last week after a five year fight to stay.
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377 Greenwich LLC partner, Robert DeNiro said, "From its inception, the Govenor and his team have whole-heartedly endorsed this project.
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Bahr el Ghazal State Govenor Paul Malong taking oath of office in Aweil 24 May 2010 (GoSS)
Wassit Council's Chairman, Mahmoud Abdul-Redha, had announced earliler that the Council of Ministers had agreed to please the demands of the demonstrators to support the Province's Council decision to sack Govenor, Latif Hamad al-Turfa, from his position.
Of his rivals, Jeremy Noseda saddles a rare runner at the track in Govenor General, but he appeared to go in snatches at Lingfield last time and the stable's horses are invariably sent off shorter than they deserve to be on the all-weather.
Louisiana (US), Feb.25 (ANI): Following President Obama's address to Congress on Tuesday night, an MSNBC host or producer was caught muttering "Oh God" on the air as Louisiana's Indian orgin Govenor Bobby Jindal walked toward the camera to deliver the GOP response.