aegis aegis  /ˈi dʒəs/


  1. (n) kindly endorsement and guidance
  2. (n) armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass



  1. Secretly the surrendered militants acknowledge that they are working under the aegis of the counter-terrorism wing of the National Security Agency.
  2. All movies that open at the theaters under the aegis of this studio rake in a lot of money at the box office.
  3. Although the warring parties met under the aegis of a respected interlocutor, they could not agree on a settlement.


  1. Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. to Provide Point-of-Care Lipid Testing to Aegis Health Group's Hospital Clients

    INDIANAPOLIS, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. (PTS) announced a partnership with Aegis Health Group to integrate the CardioChek ® PA system into Aegis workforce wellness ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. On the Move: 17 June 2013

    Aegis, Friends of Warner Parks, Metova announce personnel changes More
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Nashville City Paper

  3. MONEY: Aegis receives CUSTOMER magazine’s MVP Quality Award

    Aegis Limited, a leading outsourcing and technology services company, today announced that it has received the Silver MVP Quality Award from Technology Marketing Corporation’s ( TMC ) CUSTOMER  magazine. CUSTOMER magazine has been the voice of the call/contact center, CRM and teleservices industries since 1982. CUSTOMER ’s MVP Quality Awards acknowledge organizations with a true commitment to ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Sierra Vista Herald

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  1. "The Security Council called for a prompt, impartial, credible and transparent investigation conforming to international standards," Ban said. "I have proposed an international panel, under the aegis of a third party and in which both Turkey...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: Zee News

  2. "The PCB sought the support of its fellow Asian co-hosts for matches to be played under the aegis of the PCB in a safe neutral venue," Butt said after a meeting of the four co-hosts here on Saturday. "Despite the fact that these discussions...
    on Jun 21, 2009 By: Ijaz Butt Source: AFP

  3. "It shows the two sides on the island are ready to put aside the difficulties of the past and work together to bring a comprehensive settlement and reunification to Cyprus under the aegis of the United Nations," added EU Enlargement Commissioner...
    on Apr 3, 2008 By: Olli Rehn Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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