|1.||[ noun ] (usually plural) the office that serves as the administrative center of an enterprise|
|Synonyms:||main_office home_office home_base central_office|
"many companies have their headquarters in New York"
|Related terms:||office mukataa plural|
|2.||[ noun ] (usually plural) the military installation from which a commander performs the functions of command|
"the general's headquarters were a couple of large tents"
|Related terms:||military_installation command_post guardhouse military plural|
|3.||[ noun ] (military) a military unit consisting of a commander and the headquarters staff|
|Related terms:||military_unit aclant ace headquarters_staff military plural|