Definitions for peace officer

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

peace′ of`ficer(n.)

  1. a civil officer appointed to preserve the public peace, as a sheriff or constable.

Origin of peace officer:

1705–15

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lawman, law officer, peace officer(noun)

    an officer of the law

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