department


department
I noun agency, area, assignment, branch, bureau, categorization, category, chapter, class, classification, designation, district, division, domain, field, field of activity, jurisdiction, ministry, munus, pars, part, precinct, province, provincia, realm, section, sector, specialty, sphere, station, subdivision, subsection, zone associated concepts: department of government, department of state, department rules and regulations, executive department, judicial department, legislative department, municipal department II index agency (commission), bailiwick, board, bureau, chapter (branch), district, division (administrative unit), domain (sphere of influence), member (constituent part), organ, post, province, pursuit (occupation), purview, realm, role, section (division), sphere

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Synonyms:
, , (especially a territorial division), / , , , , , / , , (of a subject or notion)