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LEGATION (Lat. legalio, a sending or ...

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Originally appearing in Volume V16, Page 375 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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LEGATION (Lat. legalio, a sending or mission), a diplomatic mission of the second rank. The term is also applied to the building in which the minister resides and to the area round it covered by his diplomatic immunities. See DIPLOMACY.
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