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Definitions for Directorate
dɪˈrɛk tər ɪt, daɪ-Di·rec·torate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. directorate, board of directorsnoun

    a group of persons chosen to govern the affairs of a corporation or other large institution


  1. directoratenoun

    An agency headed by a director, usually a subdivision of a major government department.

  2. directoratenoun

    A body of directors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Directoratenoun

    the office of director; also, a body of directors taken jointly

    Etymology: [Cf. F. directorat.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Directorate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Directorate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Directorate in a Sentence

  1. Manzoor Ahmed:

    He was working for Afghan spy agency National Directorate of Security (NDS).

  2. Police Inspector General Joseph Boinnet:

    Bomb experts from the Navy and DCI (Directorate of Criminal Investigations) have retrieved the device and are determining whether the components contained explosives.

  3. Irina Volk:

    As a result of operational search activities, the police officers at the Moscow Directorate of the MVD of Russia in Moscow established the location and arrested the suspect in the murder of a female social media personality in the apartment of a residential building on Pyryeva Street, he has now been brought in for questioning.

  4. Farid Haibat:

    The Taliban burnt parts of the headquarters of the National Directorate of Security and the customs office, and according to my information, they reached the central provincial prison as well.

  5. Jim Bridenstine:

    The proposal was not accepted at this time, so we will move forward under our current organizational structure, given NASA is no longer pursuing the new mission directorate, Mark has opted to pursue other opportunities.

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