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
References in classic literature ?
When we went to call on our American Consul General today I noticed that all possible games for parlor amusement seemed to be represented on his center tables.
Consul General Jamoralin emphasized the importance of cooperation and commitment between the Consulate General and the fast-growing Filipino community in the Midwest.
Both counties have time-tested prolonged brotherly ties,' the consul general said while addressing a seminar on the 39th Anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran at the Quetta Press Club on Monday.
Consul General of Japan informed that around 100,000 citizens from South Asian countries (Pakistan, India, Nepal etc) are living in Japan and REAP must take steps for increase of Pakistani basmati rice.
He said rice exports to Japan is very negligible and REAP is planning to send a trade delegation to Japan for the marketing and promotion of Pakistani rice and requested Consul General for his assistance in this regard.
Highlighting the many difficult challenges the National Leader faced in preserving Azerbaijan's independence and how masterfully he overcame them, the Consul General said that the memory of Heydar Aliyev will always live in the hearts and minds of the Azerbaijani people.
The Consul General of Qatar on Monday celebrated the Anniversary of the National Day for the accession of Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed, the founder of the State of Qatar, to the rule of the country.
The Premier thanked the Consul General for inviting her to the Consulate to celebrate the anniversary and citing Quaid e Azam's various speeches appreciated Pakistan's efforts to create a welfare state where everyone's rights are respected.
In the afternoon, Consul General Prospero welcomed guests to the formal opening of the annual art exhibition of the Philippine Artists Group.
Hajime Kitaoka the Consul General of Japan, Sue Snowdon the Lord Lieutenant of Durham, and Kingsley and Sayoko Smith from the North East Japanese Women's Association, were treated to a performance that included taiko drums, brass instruments, stringed instruments, clarinets and a choir.
During the commemoration, French Consul General Muriel Domenach held a speech stated that firstly she would like to thank to all official authorities of Republic of Turkey.
Consul General Li Yongsheng - the tenth Chinese Consul General - met Durham County Council's chairman, Coun John Robinson, and leader, Coun Simon Henig at County Hall.