: a large complex governmental agency especially when set up to supervise other agencies
Examples of superagency in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebFormer Senator John Edwards, Democrat of North Carolina, planned to introduce legislation that would have removed the bureau’s domestic intelligence arm and created a new kind of superagency akin to Britain’s MI 5.
Noah Weiland, New York Times, 21 July 2019
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