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English definition of “police”

police

noun [plural]
 
 
/pəˈliːs/
A2 the official organization that makes people obey the law and that protects people and places against crime, or the people who work for this organization: I heard a gun shot and decided to call the police. A 30-year-old taxi driver is being interviewed by police. a police helicopter a police investigationThe police generally
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