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plainclothesman

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noun plain·clothes·man \ˈplān-ˈklō(th)z-mən, -ˌman\

Simple Definition of plainclothesman

  • : a police officer who does not wear a uniform while on duty

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of plainclothesman

  1. :  a plainclothes police officer


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