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English definition of “the CIA”

the CIA

noun     /ˌsiːaɪˈeɪ/
abbreviation for Central Intelligence Agency : the department of the US government that collects secret information about people and organizations Spying and espionageSocieties, clubs and organizationsUnited States politics and government
(Definition of the CIA noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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