Charge d'Affaires (redirected from Charges d'Affaires)
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Related to Charges d'Affaires: chargé d’affaires
, chargé d'affaires
An official at an embassy
who is the head of mission in the absence of the ambassador
. That is, a charge d'affaires may act as ambassador if the ambassador is temporarily out of the country, or if an ambassador is yet to be appointed.