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  1. di·wan
    IPA[diˈwän]
  2. noun

    • 1. (in Islamic societies) a central finance department, chief administrative office, or regional governing body.

    • 2. a chief treasury official, finance minister, or prime minister in some Indian states.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: diwan, plural noun: diwans

    • noun

      (in Islamic societies) a central finance department, chief administrative office, or regional governing body.

      a chief treasury official, finance minister, or prime minister in some Indian states.

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