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Definition of headquarter

"headquarter" is probably misspelled. Trying headquarters instead Definition of headquarters

1. headquarters [ n ] (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise
Examples: "many companies have their headquarters in New York"

Used in print:

(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)

Two companies now had headquarters with Clark_J._Wait , who by then had his own drugstore at Factory_Point - the `` Northern_Union_Telegraph_Company '' and the `` Western_Union '' .

(Gerald Green, The Heartless Light....)

He wanted to take the mother to headquarters at_once and start her on the mug_file .

Synonyms headquarters home_office main_office home_base central_office Related Terms office mukataa plural

2. headquarters [ n ] (usually plural) the military installation from which a commander performs the functions of command
Examples: "the general's headquarters were a couple of large tents"

Synonyms headquarters military_headquarters HQ Related Terms military_installation command_post guardhouse military plural

3. headquarters [ n ] a military unit consisting of a commander and the headquarters staff

Used in print:

(Leon Uris, Mila 8....)

Early in 1939 , Odilo_Globocnik , the Gauleiter of Vienna , established SS headquarters for all_of Poland .

Synonyms headquarters Related Terms military_unit aclant ace headquarters_staff military plural

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