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1. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] a specialized division of a large organization.

Synonyms

  • personnel office
  • government department
  • personnel
  • payroll
  • business department
  • staff office
  • security
  • security department
  • payroll department
  • academic department
  • division
  • section

Antonyms

  • danger
  • diffidence
  • fear
  • Cryptogamia

Etymology

  • département (French)

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  • compartment
  • apartment

2. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] a specialized sphere of knowledge.

Synonyms

  • sector

Antonyms

  • listed security
  • insecurity

Etymology

  • département (French)

3. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] the territorial and administrative division of some countries (such as France).

Synonyms

  • state
  • administrative division
  • land
  • administrative district
  • country

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning

Etymology

  • département (French)

4. police

noun. ['pəˈliːs'] the force of policemen and officers.

Synonyms

  • police officer
  • secret police
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • constabulary
  • Europol
  • force
  • gendarmery
  • SS
  • RCMP
  • posse
  • Mutawa
  • law
  • Mutawa'een
  • posse comitatus
  • personnel
  • police force
  • gendarmerie
  • New Scotland Yard
  • Scotland Yard
  • Schutzstaffel
  • European Law Enforcement Organisation
  • Mounties
  • officer
  • policeman

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • politia (Latin)

5. police

verb. ['pəˈliːs'] maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol.

Synonyms

  • guard

Antonyms

  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • police (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • politia (Latin)
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