minister resident

noun
plural ministers resident

Definition of minister resident

: a diplomatic agent resident at a foreign court or seat of government and ranking below a minister plenipotentiary

First Known Use of minister resident

1794, in the meaning defined above

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“Minister resident.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minister%20resident. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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