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Definition of alderman noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

alderman

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈɔldərmən//
 
(pl. aldermen
NAmE//‑mən//
 
)
(alderwoman
NAmE//ˈɔldərˌwʊmən//
 
, alderwomen
NAmE//‑ˌwɪmən//
 
)
 
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(in the U.S., Canada, and Australia) an elected member of a town or city council Alderman Tim Evans
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: alderman