military policeman

a member of the military police who polices soldiers and guards prisoners
Syn: ↑MP
Hypernyms: ↑lawman, ↑law officer, ↑peace officer
Hyponyms: ↑provost marshal, ↑redcap
Member Holonyms: ↑military police, ↑MP

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: a member of the military police

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military policeman ,

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military policeman noun, pl ⋯ -men [count]
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Main Entry:military police

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