n. group of people willing to obey orders
The physical security of United Nations personnel may be uppermost in the minds of UN Secretary General Koffi Annan.
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Melanie, bonneted and shawled, sedate in newly acquired matronly dignity, hung on his arm and the entire personnel of Tara, black and white, turned out to see Ashley off to the war.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
So far, so good; but where local agents differed toto caelo in capacity and character, where the personnel was continually changing, the outcome was necessarily varied.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context