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proconsul

noun pro·con·sul \(ˌ)prō-ˈkän(t)-səl\

Definition of PROCONSUL

1
:  a governor or military commander of an ancient Roman province
2
:  an administrator in a modern colony, dependency, or occupied area usually with wide powers
pro·con·su·lar \-s(ə-)lər\ adjective
pro·con·su·late \-s(ə-)lət\ noun
pro·con·sul·ship \-səl-ˌship\ noun

Origin of PROCONSUL

Middle English, from Latin, from pro consule for a consul
First Known Use: 14th century

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