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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An anthropoid ape of a particular genus; An official in a modern colony who has considerable administrative power.

Usage examples (30)
  • Florinus may have belonged to his suite, and Irenæus in after years might well call the proconsul's retinue, in
  • The propriety of the title "proconsul" is in this still more critical.
  • 'proconsul' of his/her country to the Kingdom of Cambodia.
  • Marius Priscus, proconsul of Africa, for extortion. for more
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