chancellery


chancellery
chancellery [chan′sə lər ē]
n.
pl. chancelleries [ME & OFr chancelerie < ML cancellaria]
1. the rank or position of a chancellor
2. a chancellor's office or the building that houses it
3. the office of an embassy or consulate
4. CHANCERY (sense 6): Also sp. chancellory

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