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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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Referring to the recent international developments, he said that negotiations and counsellorship between the two countries will be effective in decision making process regarding the developments.
The premises of forming a team, efficient in work in the virtual environment, base on: adequate level of knowledge for accomplishing the tasks for the main stages of the product lifecycle, CAD, CAM, relationships with the suppliers and customers; motivation of the team working by co-interesting and counsellorship in the domain of PDM/PLM.
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).