chancellery


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chancellery

, chancellory
1. the building or room occupied by a chancellor's office
2. the position, rank, or office of a chancellor
3. US
a. the residence or office of an embassy or legation
b. the office of a consulate

chancellery, chancellory

1.A chancellor’s office or a building containing one.
2. The official premises of a diplomatic envoy abroad.
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Steps lead up to the roof/pool from the chancellery and a series of slightly elevated paths provide opportunities for rooftop/poolside contemplation.
I sincerely regret that the text of my article has left Professor Peter Brown with the impression that I am unfamiliar with some of his work, which every specialist knows to be an important contribution to the history of Moscow's 17th-century chancellery system.
Hitler's rooms in his Berlin apartment above the 'New Chancellery' reflects the Fuhrer's baroque, often sentimental taste.
For Germany's new Berlin Republic, Chancellor Kohl wanted his Chancellery to be 'the nation's calling card'.
Nataliia Vladimirovna Rybalko, Rossiiskaia prikaznaia biurokratiia v Smutnoe vremia (The Russian Chancellery System in the Time of Troubles).
MI5 believed that he died trying to escape the Reich Chancellery in Berlin after Hitler committed suicide in April 1945.
Summary: King Mohammed VI will pay, as of Thursday, an official visit to Equatorial Guinea upon an invitation of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, a press release of the Ministry of Royal Household, Protocol and Chancellery announced on Wednesday.
He shifts to the Reichstag, built in 1894 and funded from French war reparations, and to Hitler's commissioning of Albert Speer to design and build a vast new Chancellery. There follows an account of the Forbidden City in Beijing and the impact of the student protest of May 1989 in the Tiananmen Square that Mao had commissioned in 1949, modelled in part on Moscow's Red Square.
RIGA, Aug 9 (LETA) Dainis Garancs will become Latvia's next ambassador to Azerbaijan, Aiga Liepina has been appointed ambassador to the Netherlands and Edgars Skuja will be Latvia's ambassador to NATO, LETA was told at the State Chancellery.
Summary: Rabat - HM King Mohammed VI will address the nation on Saturday, on the occasion of the 35th anniversary of the Green March, said a statement by the Royal Household, Protocol and Chancellery Ministry.