State Department

DEFINITIONS OF: State Department

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n the federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies

Synonyms:
Department of State, DoS, State, United States Department of State
Types:
Foggy Bottom
United States Department of State, which is housed in a building in a low-lying area of Washington near the Potomac River
Type of:
executive department
a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States

n a department of government in one of the 50 states

Type of:
government department
a department of government
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