consul general

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noun, plural consuls general.

a consular officer of the highest rank, as a person who is stationed at a place of considerable commercial importance or supervises other consuls.

Origin of consul general

First recorded in 1745–55
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consul general


noun plural consuls general

a consul of the highest grade, usually stationed in a city of considerable commercial importance
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