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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The post of a diplomat appointed by a government to protect its commercial interests and help its citizens in a foreign country

Usage examples (35)
  • This exalted idea of the consulship is borrowed from an oration (iii.p. 107) pronounced by Julian in the servile court of Constantius.
  • Consequently your colleague in the consulship is a man of straw.
  • The most important event of the year of his consulship was the conspiracy of
  • I can see where bribing might be excusable if the consulship was the prize, but quaestor! for more
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