Definition of Agency. Meaning of Agency. Synonyms of Agency

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Definition of Agency

Agency
Agency A"gen*cy, n.; pl. Agencies. [agentia, fr. L. agens, agentis: cf. F. agence. See Agent.] 1. The faculty of acting or of exerting power; the state of being in action; action; instrumentality. The superintendence and agency of Providence in the natural world. --Woodward. 2. The office of an agent, or factor; the relation between a principal and his agent; business of one intrusted with the concerns of another. 3. The place of business of am agent. Syn: Action; operation; efficiency; management.

Meaning of Agency from wikipedia

- marketing for its clients News agency Talent agency The Agency, a nickname for the Central Intelligence Agency Agency security, securities issued by...
- An advertising agency, often referred to as a creative agency or an ad agency, is a business dedicated to creating, planning, and handling advertising...
- A news agency is an organization that gathers news reports and sells them to subscribing news organizations, such as newspapers, magazines and radio and...
- Anadolu Agency (Turkish: Anadolu Ajansı, lit. 'Anatolia Agency'; abbreviated AA) is a state-run news agency headquartered in Ankara, Turkey. The Anadolu...
- National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA /ˈnæsə/) is an independent agency of the U.S. federal government responsible for the civilian space program...
- The National Security Agency (NSA) is a national-level intelligence agency of the United States Department of Defense, under the authority of the Director...
- The alphabet agencies, or New Deal agencies, were the U.S. federal government agencies created as part of the New Deal of President Franklin D. Roosevelt...
- Agency is the capacity of an actor to act in a given environment. It is independent of the moral dimension, which is called moral agency. In sociology...
- The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA; /siaɪˈeɪ/), known informally as "The Agency" and "The Company", is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the...
- A government or state agency, sometimes an appointed commission, is a permanent or semi-permanent organization in the machinery of government that is responsible...
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