Definition of agent general in English:

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agent general

noun (plural agents general)

The representative of an Australian state or Canadian province in a major foreign city.
Example sentences
  • At the outbreak of war, the agent-general in London for Queensland, Sir Thomas Robinson, became Director of Meat Supply for Allied Armies and remained in that position throughout the war.
  • Of course you can send your agent-general to London.
  • Each still retains an agent-general in London.

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Syllabification: a·gent gen·er·al

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