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National Security Agency Line breaks: Na|tion¦al Se¦cur|ity Agency
(abbreviation: NSA)

Definition of National Security Agency in English:

(In the US) a secret body established after the Second World War to gather intelligence, deal with coded communications from around the world, and safeguard US transmissions.

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