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A simple writing bureau sat in front of the window. A Channel of Peace (1993)Ask for advice at your local Citizens Advice bureau. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Make an appointment at a Citizens Advice bureau not just to go through your debts but also to see if your benefits are correct. The Sun (2012)I went to a Citizens Advice bureau. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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British English: bureau NOUN
A bureau is an office, organization, or government department that collects and distributes information.
...the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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