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"High Commissioner" in British English

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High Commissionernoun [C]

uk   /ˌhaɪ kəˈmɪʃ.ən.ər/ us   /ˌhaɪ kəˈmɪʃ.ən.ɚ/
the main representative of one Commonwealth country in another Commonwealth country, or a person in charge of a High Commission
(Definition of High Commissioner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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High Commissionernoun [C]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT
someone whose job is to be the main person representing one Commonwealth country in another Commonwealth country, or to be in charge of a High Commission: He was issued with a new passport by the British High Commissioner and allowed to return to the UK.
(Definition of High Commissioner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “High Commissioner”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英联邦国家间相互派驻的)高级专员…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英聯邦國家間相互派駐的)高級專員…
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