vicegerent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vicegerens.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vaɪsˈdʒɪəɹənt/

Noun[edit]

vicegerent (plural vicegerents)

  1. The official administrative deputy of a ruler or head of state; viceregent.

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Adjective[edit]

vicegerent (not comparable)

  1. Having or exercising delegated power; acting by substitution, or in the place of another.
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