abbr. General Headquarters.

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military headquarters from which a military commander controls and organizes the forces
Hypernyms: ↑headquarters, ↑HQ, ↑military headquarters

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general headquarters

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general headquarters.
Also, G.H.Q.

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General Headquarters

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GHQ UK [ˌdʒiː eɪtʃ ˈkjuː] US [ˌdʒi eɪtʃ ˈkju] noun [uncountable]
General Headquarters: the place from which a military operation is controlled
Thesaurus: fighting in a war and relating to fighting in a warhyponym

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GHQ (no periods),
General Headquarters.

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abbr. general headquarters

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GHQ [GHQ] [ˌdʒiː eɪtʃ ˈkjuː] [ˌdʒiː eɪtʃ ˈkjuː] noun uncountable
the abbreviation for ‘general headquarters’ (the main centre of a military organization)

He was posted to GHQ Cairo.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • GHQ — may refer:* General headquarters, a generic term for a military command center, see headquarters ** In Japan, it usually refers to Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers. ** AFP General Headquarters Headquarters Service Command (GHQ HSC) **… …   Wikipedia

  • GHQ — [ˌdʒi: eıtʃ ˈkju:] n [U] general headquarters the place that a large military operation is controlled from …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • GHQ — (general headquarters) command center, administrative center (also g.h.q.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • GHQ — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ General Headquarters …   English terms dictionary

  • GHQ — abbrev. General Headquarters …   English World dictionary

  • GHQ — [[t]ʤi͟ː eɪtʃ kju͟ː[/t]] N UNCOUNT GHQ is used to refer to the place where the people who organize military forces or a military operation work. GHQ is an abbreviation for General Headquarters . [MILITARY] ...the dispatches he was carrying from… …   English dictionary

  • GHQ — Der Sitz des SCAP während der Besatzungszeit war das Dai ichi Seimei Gebäude in Chiyoda, gegenüber der kaiserlichen Residenz. Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers (abgekürzt: SCAP; deutsch „Oberkommandierender für die Alliierten Mächte“;… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • GHQ — abbreviation general headquarters …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • GHQ — Mil. general headquarters. Also, G.H.Q. * * * …   Universalium

  • GHQ — General Health Questionnaire (Medical » Physiology) *** General HeadQuarters (Governmental » Military) …   Abbreviations dictionary

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