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state trooper

noun
1.
a member of a U.S. state police force.
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  • For a moment the state trooper looked after the runaway horses.

    The Flaming Jewel Robert W. Chambers
  • The ambulance, led by a state trooper, pulled into the grounds.

    The Flying Stingaree Harold Leland Goodwin
  • Mulcahey Davis, state trooper, picked brambles from the legs of his blue uniform and cursed his assignment in no uncertain terms.

    Quest of the Golden Ape Ivar Jorgensen
  • In less than a mile, he spied the flashing red light of a state trooper's car parked in the center of the road.

    Make Mine Homogenized Rick Raphael
  • “Never mind all these details,” state trooper Peterson cut in impatiently.

  • As she climbed she wondered whether she should have fired an alarm shot on the chance of the state trooper, Stormont, hearing it.

    The Flaming Jewel Robert W. Chambers
British Dictionary definitions for state trooper

state trooper

noun
1.
(US) a state policeman
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