Definition of exequatur in English:

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exequatur

Pronunciation: /ˌɛksɪˈkweɪtə/

noun

An official recognition by a government of a consul or other representative of a foreign state, authorizing them to exercise office.

Origin

Latin, literally 'let him or her perform'.

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