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Aga

 

in the Turkish sultanates the title of the military leaders, including the commander of the janissaries, and the title of the heads of certain groups of court servants. After the abolition of the janissaries in 1826, “Aga” became the name for junior and middle-level officers of the Turkish army. In modern Turkey, ağa is a form of address to prosperous landowners and sometimes part of a person’s name.

AGA

Abbr. for “American Gas Association.”
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Today, the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) released a report sponsored by Booz Allen Hamilton that focuses on how improper payments occur and how they can be avoided.
Journal of Government Financial Management is available from the Association of Government Accountants, 2208 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301-1314.
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