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GAO

abbr.
1. General Accounting Office
2. Government Accountability Office
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Gao

(ˈɡɑːəʊ; ɡaʊ)
n
(Placename) a town in E Mali, on the River Niger: a small river port. Pop: 57 978 (2005 est)
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Ga•o

(ˈgɑ oʊ, gaʊ)

n.
a city in E Mali. 30,714.

GAO

General Accounting Office.
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Noun1.Gao - an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United StatesGAO - an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United States
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Translations

GAO

[ˌdʒiːeɪˈəʊ] n abbr (US) (=General Accounting Office) → Cour f des comptes
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GAO

[ˌdʒiːeɪˈəʊ] n abbr (Am) =General Accounting OfficeCorte f dei Conti
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