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noun [U, + sing/pl verb] (SECRET INFORMATION)    /ɪnˈtel.ɪ.dʒəns/
secret information about the governments of other countries , especially enemy governments , or a group of people who collect and deal with this information : the Central Intelligence Agency military intelligence They received intelligence ( reports ) that the factory was a target for the bombing .Spying and espionage
(Definition of intelligence noun (SECRET INFORMATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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