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dispatch

(Act of putting to death), noun act of killing, act of slaying, assassination, bloodshed, death by violence, deathblow, destruction, disposal, doing away with, extermination, homicide, killing, liquidation, massacre, murder

dispatch

(Message), noun aviso, bulletin, circular, communication, communiqué, correspondence, epistle, epistula, information, instruction, letter, litterae, mail, missive, monition, news, note, notice, official correspondence, postal communication, report, statement, stream of correspondence, telegram

dispatch

(Promptness), noun alacrity, briskness, celerity, dash, dépêche, diligence, excitation, expédition, expeditious performance, fast rate, fastness, festinatio, feverish haste, flurry, haste, hastiness, hurry, immediateness, impetuosity, inability to wait, liveliness, lively pace, movement, nimbleness, precipitancy, precipitation, precipitousness, promptitude, properatio, punctuality, punctualness, quick discharge, quick riddance, quickness, rapidity, readiness, rush, scramble, scurry, speed, speediness, speedy compleeion, speedy disposition, speedy transaction, spurt, suddenness, summariness, swift execution, swift rate, urgency
Associated concepts: with all possible dispatch

dispatch

(Dispose of), verb absolvere, accomplish, achieve, attain, bring about, bring off, bring to a concluuion, bring to an end, bring to pass, carry out, carry through, carry to completion, close, complete, conclude, conficere, consummate, deal with definitely, do the deed, effect, effectuate, execute, finish, fulfill, implement, make an end of, make final disposition of, perficere, perform, see through, set at rest, succeed, work out

dispatch

(Put to death), verb assassinate, bring down, commit murder, coup de grâce, cut down, deal a deathhlow, deprive of life, destroy, dispose of, do away with, end, end life, execute, exterminate, give the deathblow, hasten one's end, interficere, interimere, kill, liquidate, make away with, massacre, murder, put an end to, put down, put out of the way, put to death, remove from life, slaughter, slay, take life, take one's life away

dispatch

(Send off), verb address, detail, direct, fling, forward, get under way, hasten, hasten on, have conveyed, hurry, hurry along, hurry on, impart mooion, impel, mittere, mobilize, move on, post, propel, push, push through, put in motion, remit, rush, rush off, send, send away, send forth, send through the mail, set going, ship, speed, speed along, speed on its way, transfer, transmit
Associated concepts: with all due dispatch
See also: acceleration, accomplish, act, close, commission, complete, conduct, defeat, delegate, discharge, dismiss, displace, eliminate, eradicate, execute, expedite, haste, hasten, intelligence, issuance, kill, murder, narrative, news, note, notice, notification, perform, performance, relegate, remove, send, slay, story, terminate, transmit, transmittal, transport
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Similarly, an overlapping response is accomplished more efficiently when a cordial working relationship exists between the different dispatch personnel.
A change to the fire dispatch plan would not have any significant effect on the emergency operations portion of the project, said Ellis Stanley, general manager of the Emergency Preparedness Department.
The Valley dispatch center alone has 84 consoles and three to four times the space of the city's old dispatch center.
Jantz said they are looking at ways to at least get the Valley dispatch center partially running before the new radio technology is available.
Our dispatch will now focus on police,'' Ventura Mayor Sandy Smith said.
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Among the planned furnishings is one that already has sparked controversy: a donated $50,000 glass wall listing and thanking the dispatch center's contractors and vendors, many of whom have yet to complete their work.
The main dispatch center for sending police and firefighters to emergencies is now in a bunker deep beneath City Hall East.
No software purchase is required, and no server hardware needs to be purchased and maintained, making the service an ideal solution for agencies with busy technical staff who want to extend the life of their computer-aided dispatch (CAD) systems.
In 1998, the Verdugo Fire Dispatch Center responded to a total of 37,773 incidents.
After rigorous evaluation of various systems from several public safety vendors, city officials selected TriTech for its ability to provide a reliable, user friendly solution that will improve emergency services to the public, while enhancing dispatch operations and ensuring field personnel safety.
The majority of the calls that come into dispatch would be priority one,'' she said.