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plenipotentiary

noun [C] uk   /ˌplen.ɪ.pəˈten.ʃər.i/  us   /-poʊˈten.ʃi.er-/ 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
Translations of “plenipotentiary”
in Chinese (Traditional) 全權大使,全權代表…
in Chinese (Simplified) 全权大使,全权代表…
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