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consul

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒnsəl/
GOVERNMENT a government official who lives in a foreign city and takes care of people from his or her own country who live or are travelling there. Part of a consul's job is also to protect the trade and business interests of his or her own country in the foreign country: the US Consul in Shanghai
consular adjective
Translations of “consul”
in Korean 영사…
in Arabic قُنْصُل…
in French consul, ule…
in Turkish konsolos, konsül…
in Italian consule…
in Chinese (Traditional) 領事…
in Russian консул…
in Polish konsul…
in Spanish cónsul…
in Portuguese cônsul, consulesa…
in German der Konsul…
in Catalan cònsol…
in Japanese 領事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 领事…
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