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
to cut off, as wool from sheep's tails; to lop or clip off
Origin: [OE. dodden.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
dod, v.t. (prov.) to clip, poll, lop.—p.adj. Dod′ded, polled, hornless.—ns. Dod′dle, a pollard; Dod′dy, a cow without horns.
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The numerical value of DOD in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of DOD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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It's not just the DOD (Department of Defense) but every three-letter federal agency.
Over the past year, DoD has seen improvements in PRC actions, flying in a safe and professional manner.
The DOD has been relatively quiet during this public debate and has never shared their objections with me before.
The DoD (Department of Defense) has no new contracts with Rosoboronexport, nor will we enter into any new contracts with ROE.
Bringing in the best talent, technology and processes from the private sector ... helps us deliver comprehensive, more secure solutions to the DOD.
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