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 (ăm-băs′ə-dər, -dôr′)
1. A diplomatic official of the highest rank appointed and accredited as representative in residence by one government or sovereign to another, usually for a specific length of time.
2. A diplomatic official heading his or her country's permanent mission to certain international organizations, such as the United Nations.
3. An authorized messenger or representative.
4. An unofficial representative: ambassadors of goodwill.

[Middle English ambassadour, from Old French ambassadeur, from Medieval Latin ambactia, mission, from Latin ambactus, servant, ultimately of Celtic origin; see ag- in Indo-European roots.]

am·bas′sa·do′ri·al (-dôr′ē-əl) adj.
am·bas′sa·dor·ship′ n.
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Adj.1.ambassadorial - of or relating to or characteristic of ambassadorsambassadorial - of or relating to or characteristic of ambassadors
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[æmˌbæsəˈdɔːrɪəl] ADJde embajador


[æmˌbæsəˈdɔːriəl] adj [role, appointment, post] → d'ambassadeur
at ambassadorial level → au niveau de l'ambassadeur


adjBotschafter-; rank, dignityeines Botschafters


[æmˌbæsəˈdɔːrɪəl] adjdi ambasciatore


(amˈbӕsədə) feminine amˈbassadress noun
the government minister appointed to act for his government in another country. the British Ambassador to Italy.
amˌbassaˈdorial (-ˈdoː-) adjective
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One of these ambassadorial missions, undertaken at the command of Croesus, was the occasion of his death.
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She was a major fund-raiser for Obama in 2012, which likely had something to do with her ambassadorial nomination.
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Gary McAllister has accepted an ambassadorial role with Liverpool as the club have reorganised their backroom staff.
First-team coach Gary McAllister has left his role, but has taken an ambassadorial role at the club.
The 2 groups consented to exchange diplomatic representatives at the Ambassadorial level and implement the 1961 Vienna Convention on diplomatic ties.
1971 -- The State of Kuwait established diplomatic relations at the ambassadorial level with Bahrain.
This is a hideous number - and don't forget Turkey is a country of ambassadorial goodwill, compared with the rest of the Muslim world.
She will also take on an ambassadorial role to share her story and experience with other young women.
Rodgers, who started with Gerrard on the bench against Stoke City on Saturday but is likely to recall him for the game at Leicester City tonight, added: "To captain this club for the length of time he has, and to take on the ambassadorial role like he has, is incredible.

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