Meaning of “police officer” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “police officer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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police officernoun [ C ]

us /pəˈlis ˌɔ·fɪ·sər, ˌɑf·ɪ-/ plural policemen /pəˈlis·mən/ policewomen /pəˈlisˌwɪm·ən/ male policeman, /pəˈlis·mən/ , female policewoman, /pəˈlisˌwʊm·ən/

a member of the police force

(Definition of “police officer” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)