- A law-enforcement official of the FBI; short for federal agent.
Etymology: From foedus.
- Pertaining to a league or treaty; derived from an agreement or covenant between parties, especially between nations.
- Pertaining to the national government level, as opposed to state, provincial, county, city, or town.
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