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counsellor

(US), counselor
1. a person, such as a social worker, who is involved in counselling
2. US a lawyer, esp one who conducts cases in court; attorney
3. a senior British diplomatic officer
4. a US diplomatic officer ranking just below an ambassador or minister
5. a person who advises students or others on personal problems or academic and occupational choice
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Knighted in 1906 following his counsellorship to Russia, Spring-Rice went on to distinguish himself as minister to Persia (1906-08), minister to Sweden (1908-13), and ambassador to the United States (1913-18).
Before establishment of Iran`s counsellorship center in India, the Islamic Republic`s export to and import from the South Asian country stood at $290 million and $700 million, respectively, Khosro Payandani said in an interview with Fars News, adding the figure are now increased to $600 million and $1.