- [C]领事 a person appointed by a government to protect and help its citizens and its interests in trade in a foreign city
a diplomat appointed by a government to protect its commercial interests and help its citizens in a foreign country
He is applying to the Consul for a visa.
The Consul frowned, nodded, and turned away.
York is the British consul in Miami.
- consular adj. 领事的‖consulship n. 领事职位