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.
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consul general

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



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

n pl <-s -> → Generalkonsul m
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Here I sit with the Consul-General's cable before me, and the only man fit for the job not to be found anywhere.
He explained that the master of a British ship having died in Bangkok the Consul-General had cabled to him a request for a competent man to be sent out to take command.
Descended from old New England stock, his father a consul-general, he had been born in Germany, in which country he had received his early education and his accent.
And I shouldn't wonder if the Consul-General himself doesn't come to hear of it.
LAHORE -- A delegation of Softball Federation of Pakistan (SFP), led by Secretary General Asif Azeem, on Friday called upon Consul-General of Japan Toshikazu Isomura at the Consulate-General of Japan in Karachi.
For his part, the Consul-General of Russia expressed his pleasure to undertake his duties as the new consul general of his country in the region, stressing the further development of bilateral relations in all fields.
This he said during a meeting with Chinese Consul-General Wang Yu at the CM House.
In his remarks, HE Khairul Nazran Abd Rahman, Consul-General of Malaysia expressed Malaysia's appreciation on Pakistan for being one of the earliest countries that recognized Malaya's independence back in 1957.
Al Maya Group director Kamal Vachani welcomed Consul-General of Japan Umezawa Akima at Al Maya Group's Supermarket at Murooj Complex, Dubai.
krg.org The Kurdish Globe Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, last week received the Kuwait Consul-General to the Kurdistan Region, Dr.
Dubai: The Philippine Consulate General will welcome its new head of post, Consul-General Frank Cimafranca who will be moving to Dubai from his assignment in The Netherlands on September 30.