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One entry found for consul.
Main Entry: conˇsul
Pronunciation: primarystresskän(t)-sschwal
Function: noun
1 : either of two chief officials of the ancient Roman republic who were elected each year
2 : an official appointed by a government to live in a foreign country to look after the commercial interests of citizens of the appointing country
- conˇsulˇar /-s(schwa-)lschwar/ adjective
- conˇsulˇship /-sschwal-secondarystressship/ noun

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