consul general

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consul general

n. pl. consuls general
A consul of the highest rank serving at a principal location and usually responsible for other consular offices within a country.

consul general

n, pl consuls general
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a consul of the highest grade, usually stationed in a city of considerable commercial importance

con′sul gen′eral



n., pl. consuls general.
a consul of the highest rank, usu. stationed at a place of commercial importance.
[1745–55]
Translations

consul general

n pl <-s -> → Generalkonsul m
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The consuls general discussed a wide range of issues, agreed to strengthen Philippines-Indonesia ties, and to work together on the promotion of the interest of migrant workers in Hong Kong.
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Arab consuls general accorded farewell to Saleh Atiyah, Algerian consul general and dean of Arab Consuls General Group, in Jeddah.
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Moeed Ahmed Al Shamrani, Capt Saher Tahlawi, Chairman of Jeddah Islamic Port, consuls general of different countries, diplomats, dignitaries, media persons, officers of the Royal Saudi Navy Forces and a large number of community members were present on the occasion.
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JEDDAH: Seven outgoing and six incoming consuls general were given a reception at a function hosted by the Corps of Consuls General here on Tuesday night.