1. department head the head of a department
  2. departmental of or relating to a department
  3. department store a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
  4. department a specialized division of a large organization
  5. departmentally dependent on a department
  6. deportment the way a person behaves toward other people
  7. apartment house a building that is divided into apartments
  8. Department of Defense the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
  9. Department of State the federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies
  10. department of music the academic department responsible for teaching music and music appreciation
  11. Department of Justice the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
  12. department of history the academic department responsible for teaching history
  13. portmanteau a large travelling bag made of stiff leather
  14. compartmented divided up or separated into compartments or isolated units
  15. department of physics the academic department responsible for teaching and research in physics
  16. compartmentalize keep separate; separate into isolated categories
  17. Department of Labor the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913
  18. apartment a home in a building divided into separate dwellings
  19. compartmentalise separate into isolated compartments or categories
  20. department of English the academic department responsible for teaching English and American literature