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Office of Strategic Services: a U.S. government intelligence agency during World War II.
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  1. Office of Space Science
  2. Office of Strategic Services
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gemeente (municipality), south-central Netherlands, east-northeast of 's-Hertogenbosch and about 3 miles (5 km) south of the Maas (Meuse) River. Principal economic activities include food processing, pharmaceuticals and electronics manufacturing, and services. Mainly Roman Catholic, it was chartered in 1399. Pop. (2007 est.) 76,652.

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