headquarter
verb Date: 1903 transitive verb to place in headquarters intransitive verb to make one's headquarters

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  • Headquarter — Als Hauptquartier wird beim Militär ein meist in sicherer Entfernung zum aktuellen Kampfgeschehen untergebrachtes logistisches Planungs , Befehls und Koordinationszentrum eines Großverbandes bezeichnet. Diensthabende im Hauptquartier (abgekürzt:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • headquarter — /hed kwawr teuhr, kwaw /, v.t. 1. to situate in headquarters. v.i. 2. to establish one s headquarters. [back formation from HEADQUARTERS] * * * …   Universalium

  • headquarter — verb a) To provide an organization with headquarters. b) To establish headquarters …   Wiktionary

  • Headquarter — Head|quar|ter 〈[hɛ̣dkwɔ:tə(r)] n. 13〉 1. 〈Mil.〉 Hauptquartier 2. 〈allg.〉 Zentrale, Hauptsitz einer größeren Firma od. Institution [engl.] * * * Head|quar|ter [ hɛdkwɔ:tɐ ], das; s, [s] [engl. headquarters, aus: head = Haupt u. quarters, Pl. von:… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Headquarter — Head|quar|ter 〈[hɛ̣dkwɔ:tə(r)] n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: 〉 1. 〈Mil.〉 Hauptquartier 2. 〈allg.〉 Zentrale, Hauptsitz einer größeren Firma od. Institution [Etym.: engl.] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Headquarter — Head|quar|ter [...kwɔ:tə] das; s, s <aus gleichbed. engl. headquarters (Plur.), zu quarter, vgl. ↑Quarter>: 1. Hauptquartier. 2. Zentrale eines Großunternehmens od. einer Institution …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • headquarter — v. set up a center of operations; be set up in a center of operations …   English contemporary dictionary

  • headquarter — verb (be headquartered) have headquarters at a specified place …   English new terms dictionary

  • headquarter — head•quar•ter [[t]ˈhɛdˌkwɔr tər, ˌkwɔ [/t]] v. t. 1) to situate in headquarters 2) to establish one s headquarters • Etymology: 1900–05; back formation from headquarters …   From formal English to slang

  • headquarter — /hɛdˈkwɔtə/ (say hed kwawtuh) verb (t) to provide with headquarters …   Australian English dictionary

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