consul

Definitions

General English

  • noun a person who represents a country in a foreign city, and helps his country‚Äôs citizens and business interests there

Military

  • noun an official appointed to live in a foreign city in order to protect the interests of his or her own countrymen

Politics

  • noun one of two leaders of the government, elected every year
  • abbreviationCon.
    (written as Consul)

Travel

  • noun a representative of a country in another country, dealing with questions relating to nationals of his or her own country and issuing visas for foreigners who wish to enter it
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