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consulatenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑn·sə·lət/
the ​offices or ​building used by a ​consul
(Definition of consulate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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consulatenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɒnsjʊlət/ GOVERNMENT
the ​office of a consul: Many ​banksacceptcardsissued by consulates of ​foreigngovernments as a ​validform of ID. I had to obtain the relevant ​documents from the Malaysian Consulate in Dubai.
(Definition of consulate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “consulate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 领事馆…
in Turkish konsolosluk…
in Russian консульство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 領事館…
in Polish konsulat…
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