Charg'es d'affaires
Charg'e d'affaires Char`g['e]" d'af`faires", n.; pl. {Charg['e]s d'affaires}. [F., ``charged with affairs.''] A diplomatic representative, or minister of an inferior grade, accredited by the government of one state to the minister of foreign affairs of another; also, a substitute, ad interim, for an ambassador or minister plenipotentiary. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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