department

  • 1 department — de‧part‧ment [dɪˈpɑːtmənt ǁ ɑːr ] written abbreviation Dept. or dept. noun [countable] 1. ORGANIZATIONS one of the parts of a large organization such as a company or university where people do a particular kind of work: • She heads the customer… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Department H — Publication information Publisher Marvel Comics In story information Type of organization Sub Department of Canadian Department of National Defence …

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  • 3 Department S — est un groupe de post punk britannique, à l existence éphémère puisqu elle ne dura que deux années : de 1980 à 1981. Malgré cette courte carrière, le groupe saura marquer les esprits avec Is Vic there ? en 1981. Promis à un bel avenir,… …

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  • 4 Department — De*part ment, n. [F. d[ e]partement, fr. d[ e]partir. See {Depart}, v. i.] 1. Act of departing; departure. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Sudden departments from one extreme to another. Wotton. [1913 Webster] 2. A part, portion, or subdivision. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 department — I noun agency, area, assignment, branch, bureau, categorization, category, chapter, class, classification, designation, district, division, domain, field, field of activity, jurisdiction, ministry, munus, pars, part, precinct, province, provincia …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 Department 56 — Logo Department 56 is a manufacturer of holiday collectibles, ornaments and giftware, known for their lit Christmas village collections and their Snowbabies collection. It is owned by Enesco. Contents 1 History …

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  • 7 department — [dē pärt′mənt, dipärt′mənt] n. [ME & OFr departement < departir: see DEPART] 1. a separate part, division, or branch, as of a government, business, or school [the police department, the accounting department, the history department] 2. a field …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Department S — steht für: Department S (Fernsehserie) Department S (Band), eine britische Band Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …

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  • 9 Department — Données clés Réalisation Ramgopal Varma Scénario Ramgopal Varma Acteurs principaux Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Sanjay Duut Pays d’origine Inde Genre …

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  • 10 department — ► NOUN 1) a division of a large organization or building, dealing with a specific area of activity. 2) an administrative district in France and other countries. 3) (one s department) informal an area of special expertise or responsibility. 4)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 department — mid 15c., a going away, act of leaving, from O.Fr. departement (12c.) division, sharing out; divorce, parting, from L.L. departire (see DEPART (Cf. depart)). French department meant group of people (as well as departure ), from which English… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 department — [n1] section of organization, area administration, agency, area, arena, beat, board, branch, bureau, canton, circuit, commission, commune, constituency, division, force, office, parish, precinct, quarter, range, staff, station, subdivision,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 Department S — This article is about the TV series. For the band, see Department S (band). Department S Format Spy fi …

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  • 14 department — noun 1 of a government ADJECTIVE ▪ federal, government, state ▪ Education Department, Health Department, etc. ▪ fire, police (both …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 Department — A department is a part of a larger organization with a specific responsibility. For the division of organizations into departments, see departmentalization. In particular: A government department in Australia, Canada, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland …

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  • 16 department — 01. If you buy your gifts at a Japanese [department] store, they will be wrapped for you by a clerk. 02. Most networks link computers within a limited area, such as within a [department]. 03. My children always got excited looking at the toys in… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 17 department — de|part|ment W1S3 [dıˈpa:tmənt US a:r ] n 1.) one of the groups of people who work together in a particular part of a large organization such as a hospital, university, company, or government ▪ the personnel department ▪ the English department… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 department — departmental /di pahrt men tl, dee pahrt /, adj. departmentally, adv. /di pahrt meuhnt/, n. 1. a distinct part of anything arranged in divisions; a division of a complex whole or organized system. 2. one of the principal branches of a… …

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  • 19 department — noun (C) 1 one of the groups of people working together to form part of a large organization such as a hospital, university, or company: the English/sales etc department: She s in charge of the personnel department. (+ of): the Department of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 department — n. division of a school, of a university 1) a strong; weak department 2) an accounting; anthropology; astronomy; biology; chemistry; classics; economics; English; French; geology; German; history; Italian; linguistics; mathematics; music;… …

    Combinatory dictionary


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