Definition of the Paymaster General from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

the Paymaster General

 
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a British government minister formerly in charge of the Office of the Paymaster General which provided bank services for government departments and other public organizations. Since 2008 the Office has been part of the Government Banking Service, which is a department of HMRC.