under the aegis of

(redirected from aegis)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

under the aegis of

Under the protection, sponsorship, or patronage of; under the supervision, control, or management of. This course will be offered under the aegis of the English Department. Although the program receives federal funding, it is run under the aegis of the state.
See also: of

under the aegis of someone

 and under the auspices of someone
Fig. under the sponsorship or protection of someone or some group; under the control or monitoring of someone or some group. The entire project fell under the aegis of Thomas. The entire program is under the auspices of Acme-Global Paper Co., Inc.
See also: of

under the aegis of

Also, under the auspices of. Protected or sponsored by, as in The fund drive for the new field is under the aegis of the Rotary Club, or He was admitted to the club under the auspices of Mr. Leonard. The first term comes from Greek myth, where the aegis was the protective shield of Zeus. Auspices originally meant "observations of birds made to obtain omens." It then came to be used for a sign or omen, and still later for a favorable influence. [Late 1700s]
See also: of
References in periodicals archive ?
My go-to carry gun is a .45 Commander, and the Aegis doesn't feel excessively large when you carry it concealed--as long as you're used to the 1911 design.
Dentsu Aegis Network is made up of ten global network brands: Carat, Dentsu, dentsu X, iProspect, Isobar, mcgarrybowen, Merkle, MKTG, Posterscope and Vizeum and supported by its specialist and multi-market brands.
What brought the house down was 'Nessun Dorma' interpreted by the three lady singers of Aegis, the Sunot sisters Mercy, Juliet and Ken, with the PPO.
Phase one began in 2011 with the arrival of the Norfolk-based BMD-capable Aegis guided missile cruiser, USS Monterey, CG 61, in the Mediterranean.
Audio hasn't been neglected with the Aegis packing MSI's Audio Boost 3 and Nahimic Sound Technology providing high definition 7.1 sound.
This engagement further strengthens Aegis' partnership with Hutch Sri Lanka, as the company has been managing documentation, automation and digitizing services of its new subscriber applications for over two years.
As regulators moved to stop ML from trading and as Aegis advised its clearing firm to revoke ML's trading authority, Aegis allowed ML to direct trades in several accounts, according to FINRA.
At CSEDS, Sailors assigned to AEGIS Technical Representative (TECHREP), a shore activity of Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) reporting to the Program Executive Officer for Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS), work closely with system designers and programmers using both live and simulated shipboard equipment in actual shipboard configurations to provide unique, invaluable insight and feedback on the AEGIS system.
Administrators were appointed to Newcastle Quayside-based Aegis at the beginning of April before rivals TSG acquired the trade and assets in an undisclosed deal.
This is the first time the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense weapon system employed the Baseline 9 configuration to detect, track and engage targets.
Sabi ko, gawa rin tayo, 'Rak of Aegis!' Puro Aegis ang song.
Aegis Mobility, a leader in solutions to prevent distracted driving, has received the 2013 Frost & Sullivan North American Customer Value Leadership Award.
The Aegis iPRO Bearing Protection Ring from Electro Static Technology extends the life of medium-voltage motors and improves the reliability of systems in which they are used by safely channeling harmful electrical currents away from bearings to ground.
The Aegis ballistic missile T defense (BMD) system aboard the USS Ticonderoga (CG-47) guided-missile cruisers and Arleigh Burke (DDG-51) guided-missile destroyers has become a primary high-end enabler for U.S., allied, and partner maritime forces as they execute the full range of operational tasks in regions where threat vectors are accelerating and proliferating.
The aegis of the Iliad is apparently metallic, handcrafted, and the gift of Hephaistos.