special agent


special agent
One authorized to do one or more specific acts in pursuance of particular instructions, to act in a particular transaction, or in a particular way. Southern States Fire Ins. Co. v Kronenberg, 199 Ala 164, 74 So 63.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • special agent — see agent Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • special agent — n AmE someone who works for the ↑FBI …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • special agent — noun count someone who works for the FBI …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Special agent — Within the United States, the title of Special Agent is used to describe any federal criminal or non criminal investigator or detective in the 1811, 1801, 2501 or similar job series as so titled according to the Office of Personnel Management… …   Wikipedia

  • special agent — noun someone whose authority is limited to the special undertaking they have been instructed to perform • Ant: ↑general agent • Hypernyms: ↑agent * * * noun 1. : an agent authorized by his principal to act in one undertaking or to act in a number …   Useful english dictionary

  • special agent — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms special agent : singular special agent plural special agents someone who works for the FBI …   English dictionary

  • special agent — A person, either United States military or civilian, who is a specialist in military security or the collection of intelligence or counterintelligence information …   Military dictionary

  • special agent — 1. an investigator in a law enforcement agency. 2. an insurance sales representative. [1830 40, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • special agent — noun (C) AmE someone who works for the fbi …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Special Agent Oso — Título Oso: Agente Especial (Hispanoamérica) Agente Especial Oso (España) Género Serie animada Creado por Ford Riley País de origen …   Wikipedia Español


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