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Definition of envoy noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    envoy

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈɛnvɔɪ//
     
    , NAmE//ˈɑnvɔɪ//
     
     
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  1. 1a person who represents a government or an organization and is sent as a representative to talk to other governments and organizations synonym emissary
  2. 2 The President has suggested sending a peace envoy to the Middle East.
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