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officers

noun
plural of officer

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1 a member of a force charged with law enforcement at the local level
  • if you are ever lost, find the nearest officer and ask for help

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2 a person who holds a public office
  • an officer of the court

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“Officers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/officers. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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