Lord President of the Council

noun (in the UK) the cabinet minister presiding at the Privy Council.

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  • Lord President of the Council — Charles Spencer, 3. Earl of Sunderland Das Amt des Lord President of the Council ist eine britische Kabinettsposition. Sein Inhaber ist Präsident des Privy Council. Diese Position entspricht in den Territorien des Heiligen Römischen Reiches und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lord President of the Council — Infobox minister office border = parliamentary minister = not prime office = Lord President of the Council incumbent = The Baroness Royall of Blaisdon tookoffice = 3 October 2008 appointed by = Gordon Brown governor = Prime Minister first… …   Wikipedia

  • lord president of the council — a British officer of state who has only nominal official duties as presiding member of the Privy Council in the United Kingdom but who is often made a member of the cabinet and entrusted with special functions * * * Lord President of the Council… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord President of the Council — the title of the British government minister who is President of the Privy Council (= group of people who advise the king or queen). He or she is also either the Leader of the House of Commons or the Leader of the House of Lords. * * * …   Universalium

  • (the) Lord President of the Council — the Lord President of the Council [the Lord President of the Council] the title of the British government minister who is President of the ↑Privy Council (= group of people who advise the king or queen). He or she is also either the ↑Leader of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lord President of the Federal Court — of Malaysia was formerly the title of the head of the judiciary in Malaysia, from the formation of Malaysia in 1963 until 1994. Today the office and title is known as the Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Malaysia .The Lord President was head …   Wikipedia

  • president of the council — A member of the king s council or cabinet having precedence next after the lord chancellor and the lord treasurer. See 1 Bl Comm 230 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Henry Lawrence (President of the Council) — Henry Lawrence (1600 1664) was an English statesman who served as President of the English Council of State during the Protectorate.Lawrence was brought up as a Puritan, and educated at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, where he became an MA in 1627.… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Président du Conseil — Lord President of the Council Armoiries du gouvernement britannique, Bureau du Conseil privé …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lord President — The title Lord President may refer to one of several offices:*The Lord President of the Council is the presiding officer of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom*The Lord President of the Court of Session is the chief justice and Lord Justice… …   Wikipedia

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