MI5

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MI5

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Military Intelligence, section five; a former official and present-day popular name for the counterintelligence agency of the British Government
Translations

MI5

[ˌɛmaɪˈfaɪv] n abbr (British) (=Military Intelligence 5) → DST f

MI5

(Brit) abbr of Military Intelligence, section 5 → MI5 m, Spionageabwehrdienst der britischen Regierung
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The UK security service MI5 is recruiting a chief scientific adviser to "lead and co-ordinate" its work.
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