Associations to the word «Consulate»


CONSULATE, noun. The residency of a consul
CONSULATE, noun. In practice, an office of a government in a foreign city that oversees the distribution of visas and provides assistance to nationals.

Dictionary definition

CONSULATE, noun. Diplomatic building that serves as the residence or workplace of a consul.

Wise words

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