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agent-general

[ey-juh nt-jen-er-uh l] /ˈeɪ dʒəntˈdʒɛn ər əl/
noun, plural agents-general.
1.
a chief representative.
2.
a person sent to England from a British dominion to represent the interests of the dominion.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15
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agent-general

noun (pl) agents-general
1.
a representative in London of a Canadian province or an Australian state
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