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foreign mission

noun
1.
mission (def 10).
2.
mission (def 7).
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10
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British Dictionary definitions for foreign mission

foreign mission

noun
1.
a body of persons sent to a non-Christian country in order to propagate Christianity
2.
a diplomatic or other mission sent by one country to another
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