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truncheon

noun [C] uk   /ˈtrʌn.tʃən/ UK ( US billy club, nightstick) us  
a thick, heavy stick used as a weapon by police officers
Translations of “truncheon”
in Korean 경찰봉…
in Arabic هَراوة…
in French matraque…
in Turkish cop, polis sopası/cobu…
in Italian tipo di bastone corto usato dalla polizia come arma, sfollagente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 警棍…
in Russian дубинка…
in Polish pałka…
in Spanish porra…
in Portuguese cassetete…
in German der Knüppel…
in Catalan porra…
in Japanese (警官が持つ)警棒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 警棍…
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