constabulary definition

  • noun:
    • your body of constables of an area or town.
    • The area beneath the jurisdiction of a constable.
    • An armed police force arranged like a military unit.
    • A police power.
    • the authorities in a certain area or area.
    • The collective body of constables in every city, district, or nation.
    • your body of constables of a district, as a town, town, or county; a body or class of officers doing the functions of constables: as, the constabulary of Ireland.
    • the force of policemen and officers
  • adjective:
    • Of or associated with constables, constabularies, or their particular jurisdictions.
    • Of, or regarding constables.
    • Characteristic to police; police-like (in the place of armed forces)
    • Of or pertaining to constables; composed of constables.
  • others:
    • Pertaining to constables; consisting of constables; relating to the functions of constables: as, a constabulary power.

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