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the Pentagonnoun

uk   us  
the ​building in Washington where the US Defense Department is ​based, or the US Defense Department itself: The Pentagon is ​aiming to ​cut US ​forces by over 25 ​percent in the next five ​years.

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(Definition of the Pentagon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the Pentagon”
in Chinese (Simplified) 美国五角大楼, 美国国防部…
in Turkish Pentagon, ABD Savunma Bakanlığı/Genel Kurmay Başkanlığı…
in Russian Пентагон…
in Chinese (Traditional) 美國五角大樓, 美國國防部…
in Polish Pentagon…
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