Definition of High Commissioner noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    High Commissioner

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  1. 1a person who is sent by one Commonwealth country to live in another, to protect the interests of their own country
  2. 2a person who is head of an important international project the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
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