Definitions for DOD

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Department of Defense, Defense Department, United States Department of Defense, Defense, DoD(noun)

    the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dod(verb)

    to cut off, as wool from sheep's tails; to lop or clip off

  2. Origin: [OE. dodden.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bryan Taylor:

    It's not just the DOD (Department of Defense) but every three-letter federal agency.

  2. Maureen Schumann:

    The DoD (Department of Defense) has no new contracts with Rosoboronexport, nor will we enter into any new contracts with ROE.

  3. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    The information that was posted by ISIL was information taken from social websites and publicly available. It wasn’t stolen from any DoD (Defense Department) websites or any confidential databases.

  4. Rose Richeson:

    The requirement is consistent with DoD policy which require a minimum of two personnel, any number of personnel above two that is provided in support of military funeral honors is based on local resources available.

  5. Jason McDonald:

    The lab was working as part of a DOD effort to develop a new diagnostic test to identify biological threats, although an inactivated agent was expected, the lab reported they were able to grow live Bacillus anthracis (anthrax).

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