letter of credence

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letter of credence

n.
An official document conveying the credentials of a diplomatic envoy to a foreign government. Also called letters of credence.
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Yet prison doors were ill warders of his fame, and letters of recall followed closely upon pardon; but death overtook the exile before he could reach the capital, and at the age of sixty his wanderings came to an end.