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minor government official or functionary (old)
style of governing (of minor official) / achievement in office
bureaucrat / official
prison guard / jailer (old)
grasping officials, corrupt mandarins (idiom); abuse and corruption
minor official / to be an official
a corrupt official
acting magistrate / temporary official (in former times)
grasping officials, corrupt mandarins (idiom); abuse and corruption
low-level government official (in former times)
traitor minister and corrupt official (idiom); abuse and corruption
corrupt officials
Ministry of Appointments (in imperial China)
(old) subordinate / underling
(literary) former subordinate
minor official

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