ACLANT

noun
a major strategic headquarters of NATO located in the United States; is under the authority of the North Atlantic Council
Hypernyms: ↑headquarters
Part Holonyms: ↑North Atlantic Treaty Organization, ↑NATO
Member Meronyms: ↑Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic, ↑SACLANT

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  • ACLANT — Allied Command Atlantic (Governmental » Military) …   Abbreviations dictionary

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  • SACLANT — noun commanding officer of ACLANT; a general of the United States Army nominated by the President of the United States and approved by the North Atlantic Council • Syn: ↑Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic • Hypernyms: ↑commanding officer,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic — noun commanding officer of ACLANT; a general of the United States Army nominated by the President of the United States and approved by the North Atlantic Council • Syn: ↑SACLANT • Hypernyms: ↑commanding officer, ↑commandant, ↑commander • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

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