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,   (fem.)   policewoman  
      n   pl   , -men, -women   a member of a police force, esp. one holding the rank of constable  

policeman's helmet  
      n   a Himalayan balsaminaceous plant, Impatiens glandulifera, with large purplish-pink flowers, introduced into Britain  
sleeping policeman  
      n   a bump built across roads, esp. in housing estates, to deter motorists from speeding  
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bobby     (informal)   bogey     (slang)   constable, cop     (slang)   copper     (slang)   flatfoot     (slang)   fuzz     (slang)   gendarme     (slang)   officer, peeler     (obsolete Brit. slang)   pig     (slang)   rozzer     (slang)   woodentop     (slang)  

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