Definitions for ablegate
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A representative of the pope charged with important commissions in foreign countries, one of his duties being to bring to a newly named cardinal his insignia of office.
To send abroad.
Origin: From ablegat, from ablegatus, perfect passive participle of ablego, from ab + lego. See legate.
to send abroad
a representative of the pope charged with important commissions in foreign countries, one of his duties being to bring to a newly named cardinal his insignia of office
Origin: [L. ablegatus, p. p. of ablegare; ab + legare to send with a commission. See Legate.]
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