Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms

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Noun1.Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms - the law enforcement and tax collection agency of the Treasury Department that enforces federal laws concerning alcohol and tobacco products and firearms and explosives and arson
Department of the Treasury, Treasury Department, United States Treasury, Treasury - the federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789
law enforcement agency - an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws
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Chalone Wine Group, Napa, Calif., will support the new "health effects" statement recently approved by the Treasury Department and its Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms (BATF), by placing one of the two approved statements on the back label of its Carmenet Winery's 1997 Dynamite Cabernet Sauvignon.
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