group of people willing to obey orders
"a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens"
personnel department, personnel office, personnel, staff office(noun)
the department responsible for hiring and training and placing employees and for setting policies for personnel management
employees; office staff
Origin: From personnel.
the body of persons employed in some public service, as the army, navy, etc.; -- distinguished from materiel
Origin: [F. See Personal.]
As in any other field of human activity, specialized personnel constitute a key commanding resource to generate outcome.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Those individuals required in either a military or civilian capacity to accomplish the assigned mission.
Personnel (noun)an employees working in a firm.
Personnel a group of person that have a job title to perform.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Personnel' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3017
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Personnel' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4067
Rank popularity for the word 'Personnel' in Nouns Frequency: #1305
The numerical value of Personnel in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Personnel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Few great men could pass Personnel.
They left with military vehicles, tanks, armored personnel carriers, artillery pieces and military trucks with personnel on them.
Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.
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.
While efforts have been made to rationalize distribution of resources, the repeated attacks on health facilities as well as the loss of personnel have caused many facilities to shutter their doors and to fear sharing any data with research personnel for fear that it could be used to target them.
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Translations for Personnel
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- henkilökunta, henkilöstöFinnish
- personeel, medewerkersDutch
- личный состав, персоналRussian
- çalışanlar, kadro, personelTurkish
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