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The French word bureau, which originally referred to an office, can in English refer to: An office is a room or other area in which people work, but may also denote a position within an organisation with specific duties attached to it (see officer, office-holder, official); the latter is in fact an earlier usage, office as place originally referring to the location of one... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ...

Bureau is the name of: A desk is a furniture form and a class of table. ... A writing table is usually a desk with a series of drawers directly under the surface of the table, to contain writing implements. ... A pedestal desk is usually a large free-standing desk made of a simple rectangular working surface resting on two pedestals or small cabinets of stacked drawers of one or two sizes, with plinths around the bases. ... The bureau Mazarin is a 17th century desk form named more or less in memory of Cardinal Mazarin, regent of France from 1642 to 1661. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... Cardinal Jules Mazarin, French diplomat and statesman Jules Mazarin, born Giulio Raimondo Mazzarino; but best known as Cardinal Mazarin (July 14, 1602 – March 9, 1661) served as the France from 1642, until his death. ... Public administration is, broadly speaking, the implementation of policy within a state framework. ... An agency is a department of a local or national government responsible for the oversight and administration of a specific function, such as a customs agency or a space agency. ... The Security Bureau is a body of the Government of Hong Kong responsible for a range of activities, including law enforcement and firefighting. ... The Intelligence Bureau is Indias internal intelligence agency. ... An intelligence agency is a governmental organization devoted to gathering of information by means of espionage (spying), communication interception, cryptanalysis, cooperation with other institutions, and evaluation of public sources. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... US BLM logo The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior which administers Americas public lands, totaling approximately 261 million surface acres (1,056,229. ... Official FBI Seal The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is a Federal police force and intelligence agency which is the principal investigative arm of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ). ... Amid evidence of corruption in 1929, the US Treasury Departments Narcotics Division collapsed and the following year Congress created the Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN), still under the Treasury Deparment. ... The United States Bureau of Reclamation (Formerly the United States Reclamation Service) is a division of the U.S. Department of the Interior which oversees water development projects in the western United States. ... The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is an agency of the United States Federal Government within the Department of the Interior charged with the responsibility is the administration and management of 55. ... The United States Department of the Interior (DOI) is a Cabinet department of the United States government that manages and conserves most federally-owned land. ... The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) is a division of the Garda Síochána (Irish police). ... A member of the motorcycle unit of the Garda Síochána. ... The Organized Crime Control Bureau (OCCB) is one of the nine bureaux that form the New York Police Department. ... The New York City Police Department (NYPD) , the largest police department in the United States, has primary responsibility for law enforcement and investigation within the five boroughs of New York City. ... Bureau 13: Stalking the Night Fantastic Bureau 13: Stalking the Night Fantastic, also known simply as Bureau 13, is a Horror Role playing game released by Tri Tac Games in 1983. ... A news agency is an organization of journalists established to supply news reports to organizations in the news trade: newspapers, magazines, and radio and television broadcasters. ... The references in this article would be clearer with a different style of citation, footnoting or external linking. ...

Other examples: Jean Bureau (died July 5, 1463) was Charles VII s master of artillery during the final years of the Hundred Years War. ... The name Charles VII is used to refer to numerous persons in history: Kings: Charles VII of France Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor Charles VII of Naples Charles VII of Sweden Don Carlos María de los Dolores de Borbón, pretendant with the title of Charles VII of Spain (see Carlism). ... Marc Bureau is the current mayor-elect of the city of Gatineau in the Outaouais region. ... Map of Quebec with Gatineau highlighted in red. ... The term New Wave has been used to describe several movements in art. ... The Bureau were a new wave soul group formed in late 1980 in Birmingham (England) when the original lineup of Dexys Midnight Runners split-up. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location within the British Isles Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid-2004) – Total (2001 Census) – Density Ranked 1st UK... Bureau Junction is a village located in Bureau County, Illinois. ... Bureau County is a county located in the state of Illinois. ... Official language(s) English Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 25th 149,998 km² 340 km 629 km 4. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday For other uses, see Number 1969. ... Film refers to the celluloid media on which movies are printed. ... The Assassination Bureau was a movie made in 1969 based on the unfinished book by Jack London. ... The Font Bureau, Inc. ... Boston is a town and small port c. ... A type foundry is a company that produces and/or distributes typefaces. ...


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