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constable

con·sta·ble

constable

 
pronunciation:
kan st bl
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a peace officer, esp. in a small town or village.
definition 2: in the medieval period, a high-ranking military officer serving a monarch.
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derivation: constableship (n.)