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  • 1general quarters — n. Navy the positioning of a ship s personnel in their BATTLE STATIONS …

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  • 2General quarters — Listen filename=General quarters.ogg title=General quarters description=A call to general quarters aboard a United States Navy vessel. format=OggGeneral Quarters is an announcement made aboard a naval warship to signal the crew to prepare for… …

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  • 3general quarters — n. to sound general quarters * * * to sound general quarters …

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  • 4general quarters — noun plural : a condition of maximum readiness of a warship for action with all hands at battle stations * * * Mil. a condition of readiness for combat on a warship, during which crew members remain at their battle stations and have guns and… …

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  • 5general quarters — A condition of readiness when naval action is imminent. All battle stations are fully manned and alert; ammunition is ready for instant loading; guns and guided missile launchers may be loaded …

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  • 6general quarters — noun plural Date: 1850 a condition of maximum readiness of a warship for action …

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  • 7general quarters — Mil. a condition of readiness for combat on a warship, during which crew members remain at their battle stations and have guns and ammunition ready for immediate loading. * * * …

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  • 8General Quarters (rules) — General Quarters is a set of naval wargaming rules written by Lonnie Gill. Quick and easy to play they have become one of the most popular series of World War I and World War II era naval rules (they topped the poll of popular wargames rules… …

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  • 9quarters — n. housing 1) to find quarters 2) bachelor; officers quarters 3) ( misc. ) confined to quarters assigned stations on a ship 4) battle, general quarters sources 5) from certain quarters (from the highest quarters) misc. 6) at close quarters (… …

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  • 10Quarters of Saint Lucia — Quarters of Saint Lucia …

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  • 11General Schedule — (or GS) is the name used to describe a payscale utilized by the majority of white collar personnel in the civil service of the federal government of the United States. The GS was enacted into law by the Classification Act of 1949, which replaced… …

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  • 12General Crook House — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 13General Operations Forces — Infobox Military Unit unit name=General Operations Force caption=The RMP General Operations Force Emblem. dates=1948 Jungle Squad 1963 Police Field Force 1997 General Operations Force country=Malaysia branch=Royal Malaysian Police( ms. Polis Di… …

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  • 14general headquarters — noun military headquarters from which a military commander controls and organizes the forces • Syn: ↑command post, ↑GHQ • Topics: ↑military, ↑armed forces, ↑armed services, ↑military machine, ↑war machine …

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  • 15General Communication — GCI Communication Corp. (GCI) is a telecommunications corporation (NASDAQ: GNCMA) operating in Alaska. Through its own facilities and agreements with other providers, GCI provides cable television service, Internet access, and wireline and… …

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  • 16Relief of General Douglas MacArthur — General of the Army MacArthur greets President Truman at the Wake Island Conference Contents …

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  • 1750 State Quarters — For the quarters issued in 2009, see District of Columbia and United States Territories Quarter Program. For the quarters issued from 2010 to the present, see America the Beautiful quarters. The 50 State Quarters program (Pub.L. 105 124,… …

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  • 18Commandant's Quarters (Dearborn, Michigan) — Commandant s Quarters, Dearborn Arsenal U.S. National Register of Historic Places Michigan State Historic Site …

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  • 19Governor-General of New Zealand — Te Kāwana Tianara o Aotearoa Standard of the Governor General …

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  • 20Directorate General of Intelligence and Investigation — (D.G. I I) is a department of Federal Board of Revenue, Pakistan. It mostly works as an intelligence arm of Federal Board of Revenue but its day to day work involves investigations of revenue related crime and offenses as well. Usually having… …

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