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EtymologyEdit

From French envoyé (envoy, messenger), from envoyer (send).

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envoy (plural envoys)

  1. (law) a diplomatic agent of the second rank, next in status after an ambassador.
  2. a representative.
  3. a diplomat.
  4. a messenger.
  5. a short stanza at the end of a poem.

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