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gendarme

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a member of a force charged with law enforcement at the local level
  • the senator reiterated his conviction that it is not the role of the United States to be a kind of global gendarme

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“Gendarme.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gendarme. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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