intelligence bureaux

intelligence agency

noun
a government department charged with obtaining intelligence, or information, especially for use by the armed forces.
Also called intelligence bureau, intelligence department, intelligence office.


Origin:
1895–1900

intelligence agent, noun
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intelligence agency

noun
a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy [syn: intelligence
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