Meaning of “plenipotentiary” in the English Dictionary

"plenipotentiary" in British English

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plenipotentiarynoun [ C ]

uk /ˌplen.ɪ.pəˈten.ʃər.i/ us /ˌplen.ɪ.poʊˈten.ʃi.er.i/ old-fashioned formal

a person who has the authority to represent his or her country, especially in another country

plenipotentiary
adjective uk us

a plenipotentiary diplomat/role

(Definition of “plenipotentiary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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