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Department of the Army

Army, Department of the, division of the U.S. Department of Defense. Headed by the secretary of the Army, the department serves as U.S. Army headquarters and directs the U.S. land forces. It is located in Washington, D.C.

See also: Defense, Department of; Army, U.S.

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