War Department

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Noun1.War Department - a former executive department of the United States governmentWar Department - a former executive department of the United States government; created in 1789 and combined with the Navy Department in 1947
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
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War Department

n (old US) → Kriegsministerium nt (old)
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They set fire to the Library of Congress, United States Treasury, Department of War and many other public buildings on the second day of the Burning of Washington.
Emilio Aguinaldo created the Department of War and Public Works, along three other departments.
Shiraz Maher is a lecturer in the Department of War Studies at King's College London, and director of its International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR)
The roots of the Training with Industry (TWI) program date to 1940 when the United States Department of War created a program then referred to as, "Training Within Industry." The purpose was to provide consulting services to war-related industries whose personnel were being conscripted into the US Army at the same time the War Department was issuing orders for additional material.
The Pentagon is bigger than a Department of War. Fighting and winning the nation's wars is a core mission of America's military.
Synopsis: Deftly drawing on political theory, comparative politics, international relations, psychology and classics in "The Rise and Fall of Political Orders", Ned Lebow (Professor of International Political Theory, Department of War Studies, King's College London) offers insights into why social and political orders form, how they evolve, and why and how they decline.
Marcus is a nonresident fellow at the Insurgency Research Group in the Department of War Studies, King's College London, where he received his PhD.
Department of War accepted the proposals and United States Rifle, cal .30, Model of 1917 was born.
Ladwig, a professor in the Department of War Studies at King's College London, has provided an erudite and intellectually stimulating book, one that does a fine job of shedding light on some of the shortcomings of the more recent COIN literature.
Farwell, national security expert; associate fellow, Department of War Studies, Kings College, London.
Conclusion Department Of War will be no pushover, but Rock Eagle is expected to have his measure.
Old Persian and Department Of War went head to head from the start of the 10-furlong contest, until the latter started to fade a quarter of a mile out.

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