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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Pertaining to a distinct part of a large organization.

Usage examples (38)
  • Her promotion put her in charge of all departmental decisions.
  • departmental policy
  • The fellow is expected to attend and participate in departmental research conferences.
  • As a young assistant professor naïve in departmental politics I was quite vulnerable, and had a difficult time during my subsequent years at Michigan. for more
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