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police officer

noun

Simple Definition of police officer

  • : a person whose job is to enforce laws, investigate crimes, and make arrests : a member of the police

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of police officer

  1. :  a member of a police force

Examples of police officer in a sentence

  1. <there were police officers directing traffic around the scene of the accident>



1797

First Known Use of police officer

1797


POLICE OFFICER Defined for Kids

police officer

noun

Definition of police officer for Students

  1. :  a member of a police force





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