group leader

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A person who facilitates interaction among members of a group and others outside the group, recognized by group members and others as the leader or spokesman. The group leader may be chosen by consensus among group members, elected, or appointed by an outside authority. The last of these is unlikely to work well if not accepted by members of the group.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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