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consulate

noun con·sul·ate \-s(ə-)lət\

: the building where a consul lives and works

Full Definition of CONSULATE

1
:  a government by consuls
2
:  the office, term of office, or jurisdiction of a consul
3
:  the residence or official premises of a consul
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Examples of CONSULATE

  1. the Russian consulate in Washington, D.C.

First Known Use of CONSULATE

14th century

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