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- n. Plural form of envoyship.
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Look no further than former Prime Minister Tony Blair, who now makes a fortune from speeches, memoirs, special envoyships and general globe-trotting.
An inability to immediately nail down candidates for both the Iraq and the Afghanistan envoyships prevented them from rolling out both new ambassadors during President Obama’s Jan. 22 visit to the State Dept., when both George Mitchell and Richard Holbrooke were unveiled as Mideast and South Asian troubleshooters.