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police

noun [plural] uk   /pəˈliːs/ us  
A2 the official organization that is responsible for protecting people and property, making people obey the law, finding out about and solving crime, and catching people who have committed a crime: I think you should call the police. The police are investigating fraud allegations against him. members of this organization: There should be more police patrolling the area on foot.
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police

verb [T] uk   /pəˈliːs/ us  
to control or guard a public event or area by using members of the police or a similar force: The march will be heavily policed by an anti-riot unit. to control the way in which a possibly dangerous substance is dealt with or a dangerous activity is done: The use of these chemicals must be carefully policed.
Traducciones de “police”
en coreano 경찰…
en árabe شُرْطة…
en francés (de) police…
en turco polis teşkilâtı, emniyet güçleri…
en italiano polizia…
en chino (tradicionál) 員警當局,警方, 員警…
en ruso полиция…
en polaco policja, Police ma tylko liczbę mnogą!…
en español policía…
en portugués polícia…
en alemán die Polizei, Polizei-……
en catalán policia…
en japonés 警察, 警察署…
en chino (simplificado) 警察当局,警方, 警察…
(Definition of police from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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