government issue

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Government Issue

n. Abbr. GI
Something, such as military equipment, that is issued by a government.

government issue

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) supplied by a government or government agency
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.government issue - supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the governmentgovernment issue - supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
fund, store, stock - a supply of something available for future use; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"
References in classic literature ?
When a man invents a new style of horse-collar or discovers a new and superior method of telegraphing, our government issues a patent to him that is worth a fortune; when a man digs up an ancient statue in the Campagna, the Pope gives him a fortune in gold coin.
This is not only a local government issue but it is also a federal government issue.
In a meeting with the Chair of the government issues and outcomes of National Dialogue Prof.
It is the first time that the government issues this type of security at an auction in Cyprus, according to PDMO and the Central Bank of Cyprus.
The nine chapters in this collection review a variety of state and local government issues.
Local government issues generally are not as complex as those taken up in Sacramento.
Every five years, after a lengthy process that includes input from health groups and enough food-industry lobbyists to fill the Rose Bowl, the government issues a new edition of its "Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

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