noun, U.S. Government.
the federal agency that prints and disseminates publications for other federal agencies.
Abbreviation: G.P.O., GPO.
[guhv-ern-muh nt, ‐er-muh nt] /ˈgʌv ərn mənt, ‐ər mənt/ noun 1. the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and states; direction of the affairs of a state, community, etc.; political administration: Government is necessary to the existence of civilized society. 2. the form or […]
- Government securities
plural noun bonds issued by the government; negotiable U.S. Treasury securities
- Government surplus
noun unused equipment and supplies sold by a government
[guhv-ern-muh n-tee, -er-muh n-] /ˈgʌv ərn mən ti, -ər mən-/ adjective, Canadian Informal. 1. .