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The person responsible for the administration of the domestic establishment of a college or university.
- ‘He said, ‘The vote of no confidence demonstrates that many people feel that the domestic bursar has let them down on a series of occasions.’’
- ‘He wrote to domestic bursars supplementing the warning.’
- ‘He thinks that there are grounds to suspect collaboration between domestic bursars.’
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