legation

Definitions of legation
  1. noun
    a permanent diplomatic mission headed by a minister
    synonyms: foreign mission
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    type of:
    diplomatic mission
    a mission serving diplomatic ends
  2. noun
    the post or office of legate
    synonyms: legateship
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    type of:
    berth, billet, office, place, position, post, situation, spot
    a job in an organization
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