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legation

le·ga·tion

legation

 
pronunciation:
l geI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the legate and staff of a diplomatic mission in a foreign country.
definition 2: the building or buildings that house such a mission.
definition 3: the profession, office, or position of a legate.
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derivation: legationary (adj.)