policeman


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po·lice·man

(pō-lēs'măn),
An instrument, usually a rubber-tipped rod, for removing solid particles from a container, particularly the walls of that container.

policeman

/po·lice·man/ (pah-lēs´min) a glass rod with a piece of rubber tubing on one end, used as a stirring rod and transfer tool in chemical analysis.

po·lice·man

(pó-lēs'măn)
An instrument, usually a rubber-tipped rod, for removing solid particles from a glass container.
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Dubai: A drunk traveller has been accused of behaving mischievously with a policeman who stopped him from boarding a plane for carrying batteries that could have endangered the safety of the passengers and the flight.
Currently with the 187,000 uniformed personnel, the police to population ratio is one policeman for every 651 people, said Deputy Director General Archie Gamboa, the Chief Directorial Staff of the PNP.
No sahib,' said the policeman politely, 'tomorrow we will become lampposts.
Another policeman told prosecutors that the Nigerian suspect assaulted them and refused to surrender despite having been told that they are policemen.
A car parked there was about to move when the policeman noticed a kitten was resting beneath the vehicle.
The policeman, dressed in plainclothes, attacked a citizen who refused to pick him up along the Damietta-Mansoura highway, one of the residents said, adding that the policeman used his firearm to hit the citizen.
Safdar tried to apologize from the policeman but he did not put a heed to the excuse.
The funeral of the martyred policeman was buried on police cemetery in Adana Buruk graveyard after the funeral prayer.
Lawyer Mohamed Al-Gamal was shot and injured by a policeman in the Nasr City court on Saturday.
According to police, a policeman and a passerby were injured in the grenade explosion.
Mosul (NINA) - One policeman killed and three others wounded when an improvised explosive device went off on Monday, May 13, against their patrol south of Mosul.
One policeman who fled with the insurgents was believed to be a Taliban infiltrator who aided the attack, Aiel said.