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policeman

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noun po·lice·man \pə-ˈlēs-mən\

Simple Definition of policeman

  • : a man who is a police officer

Full Definition of policeman

  1. 1 :  a member of a police force

  2. 2 :  one held to resemble a policeman <making the United States the policeman for the whole wide world — R. B. Long>

Examples of policeman

  1. <reported the crime to the nearest policeman>



1801

First Known Use of policeman

1801


POLICEMAN Defined for Kids

policeman

play
noun po·lice·man \pə-ˈlēs-mən\

Definition of policeman

plural po·lice·men \-mən\

  1. :  a man who is a police officer




Medical Dictionary

policeman

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noun po·lice·man \pə-ˈlēs-mən\

Medical Definition of policeman

plural po·lice·men \-mən\play

  1. :  an instrument (as a flat piece of rubber on a glass rod) for removing solids from a vessel (as a beaker)





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