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commissary

1. US a shop supplying food or equipment, as in a military camp
2. US a snack bar or restaurant in a film studio
3. a representative or deputy, esp an official representative of a bishop
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In its first meeting with the commissary workers Thursday, officials from newly contracted Diamond and Elias told the employees they could apply for positions and go through an interview.
Air Force Base Commissary, and Billy has maintained a near perfect attendance record since then.
The Base Realignment and Closure Commission recommended in 2005 the closing of the commissary and PX at the Kelly Support Facility in Allegheny County and the Post Exchange at Willow Grove in Montgomery County.
Biggs-Adams said NBC West Coast President Scott Sassa sent her an e-mail this week saying the network would do what it could to save the jobs of the 21 commissary workers.
Senator Inouye discussed the value of the military resale system to Hawaiian businesses and most importantly to America's armed forces and their families - who ultimately benefit from shopping at a commissary or exchange.
About 167,000 retired and active military personnel and their families qualify to shop at the Kelly Facility's commissary and PX, which provide cost savings on food, furniture, clothing and house wares.
Military families consistently rate the commissary and exchange as valued benefits," said Joyce Wessel Raezer, Executive Director of the National Military Family Association.
Nevertheless, as unsound as BRAC's judgment was, we need not compound its errors by depriving vital support services, like commissary privileges, to Pennsylvania's military families.
American Commissary Supply -- stocks more than 2,000 individual items for resale in commissaries.
5 million contract this month to build a commissary at an Air Force base in Northern California, company officials said.
Processor awarded account by the Defense Commissary Agency
Tenders are invited for Commissary & Trust Fund Management
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