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Meaning of “High Commissioner” in the English Dictionary

"High Commissioner" in British English

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High Commissionernoun [C]

uk   us  
the ​main representative of one Commonwealthcountry in another ​Commonwealthcountry, or a ​person in ​charge of a High Commission
(Definition of High Commissioner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"High Commissioner" in Business English

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High Commissionernoun [C]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT
someone whose ​job is to be the ​mainpersonrepresenting 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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