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CIA, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Government
CIA, thethe CIACIA, the /ˌsiː aɪ ˈeɪ/  PG (the Central Intelligence Agency) the department of the US government that collects information about other countries, especially secretlyFBI
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CIA, theContreras immediately denied the CIA accusations.For the effort, the CIA recruited Rosselli, who in turn recruited Trafficante and Giancana.I know how to teach. CIA has a picture of my prelapsarian soul in their files.The CIA comes up with exotic poisons one after another.The CIA must stimulate and support opposition to the regime in Baghdad.
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