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  • Commissarial — Com mis*sa ri*al, a. Of or pertaining to a commissary. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • commissarial — adjective Of or pertaining to a commissary …   Wiktionary

  • commissarial — commissāˈrial adjective Relating to a commissary • • • Main Entry: ↑commissary …   Useful english dictionary

  • commissary — commissarial /kom i sair ee euhl/, adj. /kom euh ser ee/, n., pl. commissaries. 1. a store that sells food and supplies to the personnel or workers in a military post, mining camp, lumber camp, or the like. 2. a dining room or cafeteria, esp. one …   Universalium

  • Flag of the Department of Amazonas — The Flag of the Department of Amazonas was officially adopted on August 21, 1974, by means of the Commissarial Decree Nº 090. The flag design is a defaced fimbriated horizontal tricolour triband of unequal sizes.DimensionsIts dimensions, colors… …   Wikipedia

  • commissar — noun Etymology: Russian komissar, from German Kommissar, from Medieval Latin commissarius Date: 1918 1. a. a Communist party official assigned to a military unit to teach party principles and policies and to ensure party loyalty b. one that… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Norway — /nawr way/, n. Norwegian, Norge. a kingdom in N Europe, in the W part of the Scandinavian Peninsula. 4,404,456; 124,555 sq. mi. (322,597 sq. km). Cap.: Oslo. * * * Norway Introduction Norway Background: Despite its neutrality, Norway was not able …   Universalium

  • Magnus von Braun (senior) — Magnus Freiherr von Braun Born February 8, 1878(1878 02 08) Neucken/Pr. Eylau, East Prussia, German Empire Died August 30, 1972(1972 08 30) (aged 94) Oberaudorf, Germany …   Wikipedia

  • Drapeau du département d'Amazonas (Colombie) — Drapeau du département d Amazonas Utilisation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • commissary — [ kɒmɪs(ə)ri] noun (plural commissaries) 1》 a deputy or delegate.     ↘a representative or deputy of a bishop. 2》 N. Amer. a restaurant or food store in a military base or other institution. Derivatives commissarial sɛ:rɪəl adjective Origin ME:… …   English new terms dictionary

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