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.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
A word adopted from the French, and expressive of all the officers and men, civil and military, composing an army or a naval force.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
(Fr.). All the officers and men, military and civil, composing an army, or any part of one, as opposed to matériel.
Personnel (noun)an employees working in a firm.
Personnel a group of person that have a job title to perform.Submitted by pinkss5 on October 21, 2015
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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
Examples of personnel in a Sentence
Few great men could pass Personnel.
A wall without personnel there means nothing.
Five of the Guards personnel were wounded and one was martyred.
We have exhausted our available sites, our resources and our personnel.
It's a constant reduction in personnel through hard work and automation.
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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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