from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A consular officer who is subordinate to and a deputy of a consul or consul general.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a subordinate officer, authorized to exercise consular functions in some particular part of a district controlled by a consul.
  • n. a consular officer holding the place of a consul during the consul's absence or after he has been relieved.


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