vice-consul

noun

vice-con·​sul ˈvīs-ˈkän(t)-səl How to pronounce vice-consul (audio)
ˌvīs-
: a consular officer subordinate to a consul general or to a consul

Word History

First Known Use

1559, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vice-consul was in 1559

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“Vice-consul.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vice-consul. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

Legal Definition

vice-consul

noun
vice-con·​sul
ˈvīs-ˈkän-səl
: a consular officer subordinate to a consul general or to a consul
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