interdepartmental interdepartmental

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) between or among departments
  2. (adv) between departments

Usage(s):

  1. He knows from personal experience how difficult that can be: earlier this year, he quit as Director of the National Cybersecurity Center in March, citing interdepartmental politics.
  2. But Beckstrom quit as Director of the National Cybersecurity Center in March, citing interdepartmental politics.
  3. He knows from personal experience how difficult that can be: earlier this year, he quit as Director of the National Cybersecurity Center in March, citing interdepartmental politics.

News

  • Just-discovered protein in brain offers clues about memory

    Dr. Marcelo Wood, associate professor and director of Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program at UC Irvine. / Steven Georges/Orange County Register Neuron: A nerve cell that transmits nerve impulses.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Desert Sun

Quotes

  1. Dr Covey explains: "Low trust is the greatest cost in life and in organizations. It creates hidden agendas, politics, interpersonal conflict, interdepartmental rivalries, win-lose thinking, defensive and protective communication. Low trust slows...
    on Mar 2, 2009 By: Stephen Covey Source: Dubai City Guide

  2. Five-and-a-half hours later, at 3.23pm, McClelland replied by email: "The Government is aware of the concerns raised about the security clearance process. A review of [this] process is being undertaken by an interdepartmental committee chaired by...
    on May 9, 2008 By: Robert McClelland Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "The government will have a very close look at what these recommendations are from the interdepartmental committee," Senator Coonan said. "But I must say it would be unusual if there was to be government intervention of the kind being asked...
    on Oct 29, 2005 By: Helen Coonan Source: The Age

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