Meaning of “secret police” in the English Dictionary

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"secret police" in American English

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secret policenoun [ U ]

/ˈsi·krɪt pəˈlis/

a government police organization that keeps information about a country’s citizens and prevents opposition to the government

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

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