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consulate general

noun, plural consulates general.
  1. the office or establishment of a consul general.
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Origin of consulate general

First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for consulate general

Historical Examples

  • First to the Consulate-General to get off some telegrams, etc.

    A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium

    Hugh Gibson

  • There are several hundreds of them in the German Consulate-General which has been provisioned as for a siege.

  • All they had to do was to go down to the German Consulate-General, where we had people waiting to tell them all there was to know.

  • I suggest that I be given authority to establish an agency and consulate-general at the Bulgarian capital.

  • Many others have been asking for information from this Consulate-General, which has been able to give valuable information.