legate meaning, legate definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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legate

  
  ( legates    plural  ) A legate is a person who is the official representative of another person, especially the Pope's official representative in a particular country.  
FORMAL      n-count  
(=representative)  
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legate

  
  
ambassador, delegate, depute     (Scot.)   deputy, emissary, envoy, messenger, nuncio  

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