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Definition 1: furniture with drawers for keeping clothes - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for bureau in the sense of this definition

(bureau is a kind of ...) furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy

"they had too much furniture for the small apartment" "there was only one piece of furniture in the room"

(... is a kind of bureau ) a tall elegant chest of drawers

(... is a kind of bureau ) a tall chest of drawers divided into two sections and supported on four legs

(... is a kind of bureau ) a low chest or table with drawers and supported on four legs

(bureau is a part of ...) a boxlike container in a piece of furniture; made so as to slide in and out

(bureau is a part of ...) a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects

Definition 2: an administrative unit of government - [noun denoting group]

Samples where bureau or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the Central Intelligence Agency
  • the Census Bureau
  • Office of Management and Budget
  • Tennessee Valley Authority

Synonyms for bureau in the sense of this definition

(bureau is a kind of ...) a unit with administrative responsibilities

(... is a kind of bureau ) an administrative unit of local government

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency focused on ensuring that the United States military attains information superiority; operates worldwide ground sites and an array of airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms

(... is a kind of bureau ) the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the United States Marine Corps that provides responsive and broad intelligence support for the worldwide Marine Corps organization

(... is a kind of bureau ) the military intelligence agency that provides for the intelligence and counterintelligence and investigative and security requirements of the United States Navy

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency that provides scientific and engineering and technical support for submarine and undersea warfare systems

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency that provides scientific and engineering and technical support for all aspects of surface warfare

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency that provides units to conduct unconventional and counter-guerilla warfare

(... is a kind of bureau ) the principal agency of the United States Navy for research and development for air warfare and missile weapon systems

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce

(... is a kind of bureau ) the navy of the United States of America; the agency that maintains and trains and equips combat-ready naval forces

(... is a kind of bureau ) 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

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency established in 2001 to safeguard United States transportation systems and insure safe air travel

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation

(... is a kind of bureau ) the bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collections

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the Intelligence Community that conducts advanced research and development related to information technology

(... is a kind of bureau ) a logistics combat support agency in the Department of Defense; provides worldwide support for military missions

(... is a kind of bureau ) the federal agency in the Department of Housing and Urban Development that insures residential mortgages

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Defense that is a national center for research on all aspects of injury control and casualty care

(... is a kind of bureau ) a combat support agency that provides geographic intelligence in support of national security

(... is a kind of bureau ) 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

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Defense that is responsible for making ballistic missile defense a reality

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the United States Army responsible for providing timely and relevant and accurate and synchronized intelligence to tactical and operational and strategic level commanders

(... is a kind of bureau ) the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency that administers the Army National Guard and the Air National Guard; provides liaison between the Army and the Air Force and various National Guard units

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the legislative branch that provides printing and binding services for Congress and the departments and establishments of the federal government

(... is a kind of bureau ) the government bureau in the Department of Commerce that keeps a record of patents and trademarks and grants new ones

(... is a kind of bureau ) a government agency or instrument devoted to the performance of some specific function

"The Census Bureau is an organ of the Commerce Department"

(... is a kind of bureau ) a government agency in the Department of Labor to maintain a safe and healthy work environment

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency in the Department of Defense that provides scientific and technical information to federal agencies and their contractors

(... is a kind of bureau ) the organization in the Defense Logistics Agency that inventories and evaluates and sells reusable United States government surplus

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency of the Treasury Department that produces currency

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency of the Treasury Department that enforces import tariffs

(... is a kind of bureau ) a defense laboratory that provides essential services in fundamental science for national security and environmental protection and provides technologies that contribute to industrial competitiveness

(... is a kind of bureau ) the central research and development organization for the United States Department of Defense; responsible for developing new surveillance technologies since 9/11

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Technology Administration that makes measurements and sets standards as needed by industry or government programs

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Commerce that works with United States industries to promote competitiveness and maximize the impact of technology on economic growth

(... is a kind of bureau ) the federal agency in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that is responsible for weather forecast and preparation of weather maps

(... is a kind of bureau ) the part of NOAA that maintains the world's largest active archive of weather data

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Commerce that maps the oceans and conserves their living resources; predicts changes to the earth's environment; provides weather reports and forecasts floods and hurricanes and other natural disasters related to weather

(... is a kind of bureau ) the bureau of the Commerce Department responsible for taking the census; provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency that serves as the focal point for all Intelligence Community activities related to nonproliferation of weapons of mass destruction and their missile delivery systems

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency that helps the Director of Central Intelligence coordinate counterterrorist efforts in order to preempt and disrupt and defeat terrorist activities at the earliest possible stage

(... is a kind of bureau ) a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services; located in Atlanta; investigates and diagnoses and tries to control or prevent diseases (especially new and unusual diseases)

(... is a kind of bureau ) a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the executive branch of government

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency that collects political and economic and technical information about energy matters and makes the Department of Energy's technical and analytical expertise available to other members of the Intelligence Community

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon General; includes agencies whose mission is to improve the public health

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency of the Treasury Department responsible for controlling the currency

(... is a kind of bureau ) agency that oversees the intelligence relationships of the Treasury's offices and bureaus and provides a link between the Intelligence Community and officials responsible for international economic policy

(... is a kind of bureau ) the federal agency in the Treasury Department that manages the government's disbursement and collection systems and provides central accounting and financial reporting

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency of the Interior Department responsible for the national parks

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitats; assesses the environmental impact of pesticides and nuclear power site and hydroelectric dams and thermal pollution

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency that is the primary source in the State Department for interpretive analyses of global developments and focal point for policy issues and activities of the Intelligence Community

(... is a kind of bureau ) the part of the State Department that supplies diplomats for the United States embassies and consulates around the world

(... is a kind of bureau ) the bureau in the State Department that is responsible for the security of diplomats and embassies overseas

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Health and Human Services whose mission is to employ science in the pursuit of knowledge to improve human health; is the principal biomedical research agency of the federal government

(... is a kind of bureau ) the bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse

(... is a kind of bureau ) the agency in the Department of Justice that is the primary source of criminal justice statistics for federal and local policy makers

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Department of Justice that enforces laws and regulations for the admission of foreign-born persons to the United States

(... is a kind of bureau ) the mobile law enforcement arm of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that detects and prevents illegal entry of aliens into the United States

(... is a kind of bureau ) an agency in the Technology Administration that is a primary resource for government-funded scientific and technical and engineering and business related information

(... is an instance of bureau) a United States Air Force defense laboratory responsible for discovering and developing and integrating fighting technologies for aerospace forces

(... is an instance of bureau) a defense laboratory of the Criminal Investigation Command; the United States Army's primary forensic laboratory in support of criminal intelligence

(... is an instance of bureau) the United States Navy's defense laboratory that conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines

(... is an instance of bureau) a United States defense laboratory to conduct research in high-performance computing for defense technology applications; a partnership of government and university and industry

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