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consulate

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noun con·sul·ate \-s(ə-)lət\

Simple Definition of consulate

  • : the building where a consul lives and works

Full Definition of consulate

  1. 1 :  a government by consuls

  2. 2 :  the office, term of office, or jurisdiction of a consul

  3. 3 :  the residence or official premises of a consul

Examples of consulate

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



14th Century

First Known Use of consulate

14th century



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