Char`gé" d'af`faires" (?), n.; pl. Chargés 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.

 

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