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state department

 
Noun state department has 2 senses
  1. Department of State, State Department, State, DoS - the federal department in the UnitedStates that sets and maintains foreign policies; "the Department of State was created in 1789"
    --1 is a kind of executive department
    --1 has parts:
     Bureau of Diplomatic Security, DS; Foreign Service; Bureau of Intelligence and Research, INR
  2. State Department - a department of government in one of the 50 states
    --2 is a kind of
    government department
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