An active power or cause; that which has the power to produce an effect; as, a physical, chemical, or medicinal agent; as, heat is a powerful agent.
An authorized messenger or representative.
A member of a House of Delegates
An assistant exercising full authority in the absence of his or her superior and equal authority in emergencies:
Ecclesiastic title of a permanent diplomatic representative of the Roman Catholic Church to a sovereign state or international organisation, accorded rank equivalent to an accredited ambassador, and may also be given additional privileges including recognition as Dean in a country's diplomatic corps.
A member of a legislative assembly
a member of a legation
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