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Mountie

or Mount·y

[ moun-tee ]
/ ˈmaʊn ti /
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noun, plural Mount·ies.Informal.
a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
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Origin of Mountie

First recorded in 1885–90; mount(ed) + -ie
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British Dictionary definitions for Mountie

Mountie

Mounty

/ (ˈmaʊntɪ) /

noun plural Mounties
informal a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Word Origin for Mountie

nickname evolved from mounted
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