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Synonyms for agency

that by which something is accomplished or some end achieved

a component of government that performs a given function

Synonyms for agency

an administrative unit of government

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the state of being in action or exerting power

the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent

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The College Access Initiative formalized a foundational role for guaranty agencies in promoting access and contributed to a growing effort among many organizations to increase college access.
Agencies must stay within limits set by the legislature
Transportation Command has been able to map the interconnections between agencies without drastically altering individual agency architectures," Pierson continued.
The system afforded substantial advantages to the handful of credit rating agencies that received the NRSRO designation.
The law also requires such governmental agencies to designate a person who generally may be the only staff member contacted relative to a particular procurement during the restricted period.
Research on service learning has demonstrated positive impacts on both students and community agencies. Not only do students who participate in service learning better learn course objectives (Knapp & Stubblefield, 2000; Valerius & Hamilton, 2001), but students also report an improved sense of social responsibility, increased sense of the meaningfulness of college, and an increased likelihood of choosing a service-related occupation (Primavera, 1999; Reed, Jemstedt, Hawley, Rebel & DuBois, 2005; Roschelle, Turpin, & Elias, 2000).
Personnel began contacting counterparts at various FBI offices and other agencies to ensure coverage of all pertinent areas.
The agencies remind the public that deposit insurance is in full force and that money in FDIC- or NCUA-insured accounts is protected by federal deposit insurance.
Agencies do not usually give underwriters too many second chances on quality business, and then a cycle begins.
FROM: Joanne Wilson Commissioner SUBJECT: Consumer Organizations: Important Resources for VR Agencies
This technology will enable multitudes of agencies and doctors to handle the millions of claims documents by using common folders online.
Proposals by the European Parliament's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs to establish a European Registration Authority for rating agencies under the auspices of the Committee of European Securities Regulators (CESR) may be far ahead of the curve.
In submitting data to the national UCR Program, law enforcement agencies count one offense for each victim of crimes against persons.
Its many agencies have used the Internet, and the Web most recently, to provide access to a great quantity of their information output.
USIECR was charged by Congress with assisting parties in resolving environmental conflicts that involve federal agencies or interests.
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