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DOD

abbr.
Department of Defense

DOD

(in the US) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Department of Defense

DOD

Department of Defense.
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Noun1.DOD - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United StatesDoD - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
DARPA, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency - the central research and development organization for the United States Department of Defense; responsible for developing new surveillance technologies since 9/11
Department of Defense Laboratory System, LABLINK - a defense laboratory that provides essential services in fundamental science for national security and environmental protection and provides technologies that contribute to industrial competitiveness
United States Navy, US Navy, USN, Navy - the navy of the United States of America; the agency that maintains and trains and equips combat-ready naval forces
U. S. Air Force, United States Air Force, US Air Force, USAF, Air Force - the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space
Defense Intelligence Agency, DIA - an intelligence agency of the United States in the Department of Defense; is responsible for providing intelligence in support of military planning and operations and weapons acquisition
Defense Logistics Agency - a logistics combat support agency in the Department of Defense; provides worldwide support for military missions
Defense Technical Information Center, DTIC - the agency in the Department of Defense that provides scientific and technical information to federal agencies and their contractors
National Reconnaissance Office, NRO - an intelligence agency in the United States Department of Defense that designs and builds and operates space reconnaissance systems to detect trouble spots worldwide and to monitor arms control agreements and environmental issues and to help plan military operations
National Security Agency, NSA - the United States cryptologic organization that coordinates and directs highly specialized activities to protect United States information systems and to produce foreign intelligence information
U. S. Army, United States Army, US Army, USA, Army - the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare
Ballistic Missile Defense Organization, BMDO - an agency in the Department of Defense that is responsible for making ballistic missile defense a reality
Defense Information Systems Agency, DISA - a combat support agency in the Department of Defense responsible for developing and operating and supporting information systems to serve the needs of the President and the Secretary of Defense and the Joint Chiefs of Staff
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, NGA - a combat support agency that provides geographic intelligence in support of national security
Casualty Care Research Center, CCRC - an agency in the Department of Defense that is a national center for research on all aspects of injury control and casualty care
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"We'll definitely go for the Abbaye, whether we go to Ireland beforehand we're less sure" explained Dods. "We don't really want to go over there to meet Battaash again, he's something else at the moment, so it'd be nice if we could avoid him.
For 186 years, Dods Group has been providing its customers with business-critical information and access to key decision-makers within the policy, politics and public sector arenas.
"Whilst the UK market remains challenging and somewhat uncertain, the board is confident that the group's strategic initiatives, combined with selective investment opportunities, including the proposed acquisition of Meritgroup, is capable of sustainable profit streams in the longer term," Dods Chair David Hammond said.
In a statement issued by the Professional Jockeys Association, Rodriguez said: "Following my recent mistake, I would like to sincerely apologise to all the owners and trainers I have ridden for, in particular Mr Dods and everyone at Denton Hall, as well as my fellow jockeys in the weighing room.
Between 1970 and 2000, nonbase funding accounted for about 2 percent of DoDs total spending.
But Andy Jackson's deadly double earned City a precious point and boss Dods said: "Everyone has been saying Arbroath are favourites for the league title but we showed we can compete with them.
Dods hurdled the weekly challenges with her style and confidence.
Dods has now become the third Filipino contestant to win the prestigious competition after Cebu-based interior designers and best friends Deankie Latonio and Tiara Sison won the third edition in 2013.
But Dods was impressed by his side over the course of the match, admitting that their part-time status did them no favours.
Brechin were narrowly beaten 2-1 by St Mirren last weekend and Dods believes a win at East End Park this afternoon would provide much-needed festive cheer for his part-timers.
But after holding the League One runners-up to a 0-0 draw, veteran Dods holds no fears about visiting the home of the winners.
Mr Dods said: "Until this year we've used our old barn as a makeshift classroom but it was very cold and draughty.