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  1. provost

    • IPA[ˈprōˌvōst]

    美式

    • n.
      a senior administrative officer in certain colleges and universities.;the head of certain university colleges, especially at Oxford or Cambridge, and public schools.
    • noun: provost, plural noun: provosts

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    • 1. North American a senior administrative officer in certain colleges and universities.
    • British the head of certain university colleges, especially at Oxford or Cambridge, and public schools.
    • 2. the head of a chapter in a cathedral.
    • the Protestant minister of the principal church of a town or district in Germany and certain other European countries.
    • historical the head of a Christian community.
    • 3. short for provost marshal
    • 4. (in Scotland) the civic head of some regional Scottish councils, analogous to a mayor in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
    • 5. historical the chief magistrate of a French or other European town.
    • n.
      the head of military police in camp or on active service.

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      a detachment of soldiers acting as military police under the command of a provost marshal.

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      a detachment of soldiers acting as military police under the command of a provost marshal.

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      the head of military police in camp or on active service.

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      the civic head of the local council in certain Scottish cities, analogous to a mayor in ...

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    • IPA[ˈprɒvəst]

    英式

    • n.
      the head of certain university colleges, especially at Oxford or Cambridge, and public schools.

    Oxford Dictionary