Commissariat Department

Commissariat Department
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  • commissariat — [ˌkɒmɪ sɛ:rɪət] noun 1》 chiefly Military a department for the supply of food and equipment. 2》 a government department of the Soviet Union before 1946. Origin C16: from Fr. commissariat, reinforced by med. L. commissariatus, both from med. L.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • commissariat — n. 1 esp. Mil. a a department for the supply of food etc. b the food supplied. 2 hist. a government department of the USSR before 1946. Etymology: F commissariat & med.L commissariatus (as COMMISSARY) …   Useful english dictionary

  • commissariat — [[t]kɒ̱mɪse͟əriət[/t]] commissariats N COUNT A commissariat is a military department that is in charge of food supplies …   English dictionary

  • commissariat — noun Etymology: New Latin commissariatus, from Medieval Latin commissarius Date: 1779 1. a system for supplying an army with food 2. food supplies 3. [Russian komissariat, from German Kommissariat, from New Latin commissariatus] a government… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • commissariat — /kom euh sair ee euht/, n. 1. any of the major governmental divisions of the U.S.S.R.: called ministry since 1946. 2. the organized method or manner by which food, equipment, transport, etc., is delivered to armies. 3. the department of an army… …   Universalium