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Noun Concept
Categories: Public administration, All articles needing additional references, Ministries
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ministry  government departments  government ministries  government ministry  governmental department
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A government department under the direction of a minister WordNet 3.0
government
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A government department under the direction of a minister WordNet 3.0
A government department under the direction of a minister of state Open English WordNet
Ministry or department are designations used by first-level executive bodies in the machinery of governments that manage a specific sector of public administration. Wikipedia
The post and responsibilities of a head of a government department Wikipedia Disambiguation
Specialised civil organisation responsible for a sector of government public administration Wikidata
The body of top government administrators or other high ranking public officials that are selected by a head of state to manage certain aspects of a state's affairs, as opposed to civil servants whose tenure is unaffected by public changes resulting from democratic elections or some other process. OmegaWiki
Government department, at the administrative level normally headed by a minister (or equivalent rank, e.g. secretary of state), who holds it as portfolio, especially in a constitutional monarchy, but also as a polity. Wiktionary
Government department. Wiktionary (translation)
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She works for the ministry of finance. Wiktionary