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DEPARTMENT. A portion of a country. In France, the country is divided into departments, which are somewhat similar to the counties in this country. The United States have been divided into military departments, including certain portions of the country. 1 Pet. 293.
     2. By department is also meant the division of authority, as, the department of state, of the navy, &c.

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The rule 9 sub rule (1) of the LHC Establishment (Appointment and Conditions of Service) Rules says that regular appointment, promotion and confirmation to 75 per cent posts in Assistant grade shall be out of senior clerks and junior clerks with five years service and who have passed the departmental examination prescribed by the LHC.
In this connection Administration Wing was directed to formulate a policy to hold regular Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC) of whole CDA Officers and Officials on annual basis and to finalize pre-requisite formalities for promotion cases including seniority issues.
He said that grocery, clothes and other material was available in the departmental store.
Additional departmental communication and/or expectations of service to the department or participation in departmental governance may discourage adjuncts because these extra responsibilities are seen as burdensome and distracting.
This arrangement lets organizations bridge the IP SAN to the FC SAN and cost effectively link departmental servers while still taking advantage of centralized data stores.
HP has 3 of the top ten Capability systems and 6 out of the top ten Departmental class systems.
To summarize the editor's statement in the handbook's forward, with accurate knowledge of health and safety issues and awareness of work environment situations, the uniform services profession can continue to protect departmental members while these members diligently and professionally protect and serve the public.
In Russia, "general state lists" or "departmental lists" of government ministry records are used to effect the systematic disposal of records.
While the committee restructuring was relatively easy, the departmental structure was a challenge.
According to Miandad, departmental cricket has played pivotal role in development of Pakistan's cricket.
He issued warnings to the district heads of both the sectors for improving their departmental performance.

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