consulate definition

  • noun:
    • The residence or official premises of a consul.
    • The office, term of company, or jurisdiction of a consul.
    • federal government by consuls.
    • The residency of a consul
    • used, an office of a government in a foreign town that oversees the circulation of visas and help nationals.
    • work of a consul.
    • The jurisdiction or residence of a consul.
    • Consular government; term of office of a consul.
    • any office of a consul, in a choice of the governmental or even the legal feeling of that term.
    • In international legislation: any office or jurisdiction of a consul.
    • The premises formally occupied by a consul.
    • Goverment by consul or consuls; particularly, the government which existed in Francec from overthrow of the Directory, November 9th, 1799, toward establishment of kingdom, might eighteenth, 1804. See consul, 2.
    • diplomatic building that serves as the residence or workplace of a consul

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