Secretariat meaning

sĕkrĭ-târē-ĭt
Secretariat is the staff or physical office of a governmental secretary.

An example of a secretariat is the Commonwealth Secretariat, the international organization of all members of the British Empire.

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The office, position, or quarters of a secretary, esp. of an administrative secretary in a government or organization.
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The office or position of a governmental secretary.
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A secretarial staff; specif., an administrative staff or department, headed by a secretary-general.
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The office or department of a government secretary.
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Origin of secretariat

  • French secrétariat from Old French from Medieval Latin sēcrētāriātus from sēcrētārius secretary secretary

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French secrétariat.

    From Wiktionary