Definition of en poste in English:

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en poste

Pronunciation: /ɒ̃ pɒst/

adverb

In an official diplomatic position at a particular place: the first two years of my parents' marriage were spent en poste at the French Embassy in Warsaw
More example sentences
  • French 18th century art was my earlier interest and the Russian collection only started as I was en poste in Russia
  • The author was en poste at the British Embassy in Budapest in 1958-1961 and served as ambassador from 1983-1986.

Origin

French.

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