proconsul

Primary Meanings of proconsul

1.
n
a provincial governor of consular rank in the Roman Republic and Roman Empire
2.
n
an anthropoid ape of the genus Proconsul
Full Definitions of proconsul
1

n a provincial governor of consular rank in the Roman Republic and Roman Empire

Type of:
governor
the head of a state government

n an official in a modern colony who has considerable administrative power

Type of:
functionary, official
a worker who holds or is invested with an office
2

n an anthropoid ape of the genus Proconsul

Type of:
hominoid
a primate of the superfamily Hominoidea

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