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“State Department” in British English

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State Departmentnoun

uk /ˈsteɪt dɪˌpɑːt.mənt/ us /ˈsteɪt dɪˌpɑːrt.mənt/

the part of the US government that deals with foreign matters

(Definition of “State Department” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“State Department” in American English

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State Departmentnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsteɪt dɪˌpɑrt·mənt/

the part of the US government that deals with other nations

(Definition of “State Department” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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