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policiaco

  
      adj   , policíaco      adj   police    antes de s     
novela policíaca      detective story  
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"policiaco": examples and translations in context
La detención preventiva indefinida es, por supuesto, el fundamento de un Estado policiaco. Indefinite preventive detention is, of course, the foundation of a police state.
Por último: se ha hablado de un Estado policiaco. My final point: people have talked about a police state.
Cuentos de atmosfera y variaciones originales sobre los mecanismos del genero policiaco. Stories of atmosphere and original variations on the mechanisms of mystery.
Un periódico policiaco, Noti Roja, dirigida por el Chiricuto, el padrino de las notas rojas, tiene su base en la planta de arriba. A police blotter, Noti Roja, run by crime news godfather El Chiricuto, is based upstairs.
"Nosotros los checoslovacos finalmente estamos encontrando nuestro arrojo", dijo, como si percibiera la nueva disposición de su pueblo a confrontar a los guardianes de su Estado policiaco comunista. "We Czechs are finally finding our courage," he said, as if sensing the people's new readiness to confront the guardians of their communist police state.
No solamente se necesitan más patrullas en las calles, sino que tenemos que reorganizar nuestro sistema policiaco para hacerlo más eficaz. Not only do we need more cops on the street, but we need to re-organize our law enforcement to make it more efficient.
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