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Commissioner

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

1 Rank of chief officer of the City of London Police and Metropolitan Police Service.

2 (in the EU) See european commission.

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Commissioner

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 13 words.

noun historical short for goldfields commissioner. See also land commissioner, native commissioner.

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Charity Commissioners

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 110 words.

A statutory body, now governed by the Charities Act 1993, generally responsible for the administration of charities. The Commissioners

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Church Commissioners

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 65 words.

for England. The body formed in 1948 by the amalgamation of the Ecclesiastical Commissioners and Queen Anne's Bounty. It

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Church Commissioners

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 65 words.

for England. The body formed in 1948 by the amalgamation of the *Ecclesiastical Commissioners and *Queen Anne’s Bounty

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Commissioners’ churches

in The Oxford Companion to Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 310 words.

These were churches built fully or partly out of public funds, supervised by commissioners appointed by the Church Building Act

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Native Commissioner

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 47 words.

noun historical a person appointed to arbitrate in land disputes between Māori and Pākehā (compare land commissioner). 1940

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Land Commissioner

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 28 words.

noun (more fully Land Purchase Commissioner) historical a Government official who oversaw or authorised purchases of Māori land and

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Church Commissioners

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 306 words.

for England. The body formed in 1948 by the amalgamation of the *Ecclesiastical Commissioners and *Queen Anne's

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Information Commissioner

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

The person in charge of the independent public agency set up to regulate the use and storage of personal data under the Data Protection Act 1998 (see data protection). The office of the...

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Church Commissioners

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

For England. The body formed in 1948 by the amalgamation of the Ecclesiastical Commissioners and Queen Anne's Bounty. It is responsible for managing many of the C of E's historic assets. By...

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