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Federal Bureau of Investigation

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) See FBI

FBI

Federal Bureau of Investigation: a bureau in the U.S. Department of Justice charged with conducting investigations for the Attorney General and with safeguarding national security.
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Noun1.Federal Bureau of Investigation - a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of JusticeFederal Bureau of Investigation - a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of Justice
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
IC, Intelligence Community, National Intelligence Community, United States Intelligence Community - a group of government agencies and organizations that carry out intelligence activities for the United States government; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence
law enforcement agency - an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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