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cordon

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɔː.dən/ us    /ˈkɔːr-/
a line of police, soldiers, vehicles, etc. positioned around a particular area in order to prevent people from entering it: There was a police cordon around the building.
Translations of “cordon”
in Spanish cordón (policial)…
in French cordon (de police)…
in German die Absperrkette…
in Chinese (Traditional) 哨兵線,警戒線…
in Russian кордон…
in Turkish (polis, asker, araç vb.) kordon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 哨兵线,警戒线…
in Polish kordon…
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