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The morning assault began when about 10 men wearing military-style clothing opened fire, according to Major Mohamed Abdel-Moneim, who’s with the Minya security directorate.
Brothers, who has a Ph.D. in optical communications and spectroscopy from MIT, is a senior official in the Defense Department’s Acquisitions, Technology & Logistics directorate, in charge of science and technology programs.
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First Known Use of directorate
DIRECTORATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of directorate for English Language Learners
: a group of managers who control a company or corporation : a board of directors
: a group of people who are in charge of a program or department
Legal Definition of directorate
1 : a board of directors (as of a corporation)
2 : membership on a board of directors
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