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noun as in section of organization, area
noun as in area of interest, expertise
Their friendship began when Krauss, who was chairman of the physics department at Case Western in Cleveland, sought out Epstein.
The “doctorate” Duke claims is from an anti-Semitic Ukranian “diploma mill” as described by the State Department.
Seventy-two adults between the ages of 18 and 50 are participating in the trial, led by the pediatrics department at Oxford.
The State Department found that with high oil prices, the tar sands would be mined for oil, pipeline or no.
The EPA felt that the State Department had not looked carefully enough at the impact of the pipeline if oil prices fell.
At the latter date all artists were obliged to vacate the Sorbonne ateliers to make room for some new department of instruction.
There is one other department of children's art which clearly does deserve to be studied with some care—their drawing.
The percentage of reserves to deposits, which marks the safety line for England, refers to the items in the banking department.
There are many articles in the American department of which I would gladly speak, that have attracted no public notice.
That's the crushing kind of repertoire he gives his pupils—so exhaustive and complete in every department.
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From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.