Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Maktab al-Khidmat
a terrorist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in the 1980s to provide money and recruit fighters around the world; enlisted and transported thousands of men to Afghanistan to fight the Russians; a split in the group led bin Laden and the extremist faction of MAK to form al-Qaeda
a ceremonial procession including people marching
Nazi Germany
the Nazi dictatorship under Hitler (1933-1945)
white knight
a company that is a friendly acquirer in a takeover
reception line
a line of people (hosts and guests of honor) who welcome the guests at a reception party
group of aircraft operating together under the same ownership
correspondence school
a school that teaches nonresident students by mail
infant school
British school for children aged 5-7
a group of four men
a line of people or vehicles waiting for something
second string
a squad of players that are available either individually or as a team to relieve or replace the players who started the game
Northern Baptist Convention
an association of Northern Baptists
restaurant chain
a chain of restaurants
United States Air Force Academy
a school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Air Force
Mogul empire
an empire established by the Mogul conquerors of India that reigned from 1526 to 1857
people who are defeated
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine
a terrorist group of limited popularity formed in 1967 after the Six-Day War; combined Marxist-Leninist ideology with Palestinian nationalism; used terrorism to gain attention for their cause; hoped to eliminate the state of Israel
standing committee
a permanent committee
a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles
United States Trade Representative
the executive agency that administers the President's policies on international trade
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