Interpol

[ in-ter-pohl ]
/ ˈɪn tərˌpoʊl /

noun

an official international agency that coordinates the police activities of more than 100 member nations: organized in 1923 with headquarters in Paris.

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Origin of Interpol

Inter(national Criminal)Pol(ice Organization)
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British Dictionary definitions for Interpol

Interpol
/ (ˈɪntəˌpɒl) /

n acronym for

International Criminal Police Organization, an association of over 100 national police forces, devoted chiefly to fighting international crime
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