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emissary

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈem.ɪ.sər.i/ US  /-ser-/ formal
a person sent by one government or political leader to another to take messages or to take part in discussions
使者;特使;密使
The Foreign Secretary has flown to China as the personal emissary of the Prime Minister.
外交大臣作为首相的私人特使已乘飞机前往中国。
Diplomacy and mediation
Translations of “emissary”
in Spanish emisario, mensajero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使者, 特使, 密使…
(Definition of emissary from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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