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or Wac  (wăk)
A member of the Women's Army Corps, organized during World War II, but now no longer a separate branch.

[From W(omen's) A(rmy) C(orps).]


Women's Army Corps



a member of the Women's Army Corps, formerly an auxiliary of the U.S. Army.
[1943; W(omen's) A(rmy) C(orps)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Wac - a member of the Women's Army CorpsWac - a member of the Women's Army Corps  
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
2.WAC - an army corps that was organized in World War II but is no longer a separate branch of the United States Army
army corps, corps - an army unit usually consisting of two or more divisions and their support
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The DWDM network will be extended to the borders of neighboring countries and as a result, operators in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana are expected to benefit from the higher capacity and improved international connectivity through the 14,900 Km WACS.
WACS is a global network of chefs associations first founded in October, 1928 in Sorbonne, Paris.
Former WACS president Hans Bueschkens used his presidency of the society to encourage young chefs to develop their culinary skills.
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Excellent progress was made in discussions at these events with regard to future cooperation between the ASSA, the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa (CMSA) and the WACS.