bureau definición, bureau significado | diccionario de inglés definición

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bureau  


      n   pl   , -reaus, -reaux  
1      (Chiefly Brit)   a writing desk with pigeonholes, drawers, etc., against which the writing surface can be closed when not in use  
2      (U.S.)   a chest of drawers  
3    an office or agency, esp. one providing services for the public  
4   
a    a government department  
b    a branch of a government department  
     (C17: from French: desk, office, originally: type of cloth used for covering desks and tables, from Old French burel, from Late Latin burra shaggy cloth)  


Federal Bureau of Investigation  
      n      See       FBI  
marriage bureau  
      n   an agency that provides introductions to single people seeking a marriage partner  
National Bureau of Standards  
      n     (U.S)   an organization, founded in 1901, whose function is to establish and maintain standards for units of measurements  
   Compare       British Standards Institution       International Standards Organization  
volunteer bureau  
      n   often caps     (in Britain, Social welfare)   an agency that matches up people wishing to do voluntary work with appropriate voluntary organizations  
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travel agency   , bureau         
      n   an agency that arranges and negotiates flights, holidays, etc., for travellers  
  travel agent      n  


bureau  
      n   pl   , -reaus, -reaux  
1      (Chiefly Brit)   a writing desk with pigeonholes, drawers, etc., against which the writing surface can be closed when not in use  
2      (U.S.)   a chest of drawers  
3    an office or agency, esp. one providing services for the public  
4   
a    a government department  
b    a branch of a government department  
     (C17: from French: desk, office, originally: type of cloth used for covering desks and tables, from Old French burel, from Late Latin burra shaggy cloth)  
Federal Bureau of Investigation  
      n      See       FBI  
marriage bureau  
      n   an agency that provides introductions to single people seeking a marriage partner  
National Bureau of Standards  
      n     (U.S)   an organization, founded in 1901, whose function is to establish and maintain standards for units of measurements  
   Compare       British Standards Institution       International Standards Organization  
volunteer bureau  
      n   often caps     (in Britain, Social welfare)   an agency that matches up people wishing to do voluntary work with appropriate voluntary organizations  

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bureau  

1    desk, writing desk  
2    agency, branch, department, division, office, service  

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